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									Volume 55 Number 39 | September 27, 2010

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                                MARPAC NEWS                                       CFB Esquimalt, Victoria, B.C.
                                Year of the Canadian Naval Centennial

                                                                                                                                         Cpl Charles A. Stephen, MARPAC Imaging Services
PO2 Troy Stickley, an Electronic Warfare Supervisor aboard HMCS Algonquin, stands with headdress removed as the ship prepares to salute Chilean training
ship Esmeralda during Chile’s Bicentennial International Fleet Review. Chile held the celebration on Sept. 20 in Valparaiso Harbour. Esmeralda, a steel-hulled
four-masted barquentine tall ship, was the reviewing ship and is the most known and beloved ship of the Chilean Navy. See the full story on page 3.

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              “Centennial of giving”
                campaign begins
                                            Photos by Lt(N) Michael McWhinnie, BPAO

              Threatening skies and
              a light drizzle failed to
              dampen enthusiasm at CFB
              Esquimalt’s Government
              of Canada Workplace
              Charitable       Campaign
              (GCWCC) kickoff last
              Thursday as hundreds
              turned out to show their
              support for the Formation’s
              annual fundraiser opening.
              Clockwise from top
              • AB Acreman eyes up
              the competition during
              team Big Boys’ trium-
              phant effort. He and
              Fleet School team mates
              OS Smith, LS Sherk, PO2
              Aubry, OS Sheppard,
              PO1 Anderson, PO2
              Reed, OS Leger, LS
              Abdel-Rahim, LS Butler,
              LS Rideout and LS Bork
              won bragging rights in
              the tug-o-war.
              • Fleet Maintenance
              Facility workers display
              their third place trophy
              for the Tug-of-War.
              • OS Juha Humalamaki
              serves one of 700 cobs
              of corn that, along with
              900 hot dogs were con-
              • RAdm             Nigel
              Greenwood serves kick-
              off cake.
              • United Way loaned
              representative Penny
              Waterman gets help
              with her fork from
              Stuart Olson sub-con-
              tractor Tony Laidlaw.
              • PO2 Pat Goulet (left)
              plays lead guitar while
              LS Rolly Barrett (right)
              sings. They formed half
              of the quartet “Pack
              Dog” who entertained
              the crowd.
September 27, 2010                                                                   LOOKOUT • 3

Left to right: OS Ron
Humphrey, OS Matt
Trombley, and CPO2
Gordy Howe man the
ship’s   side    aboard
HMCS Algonquin dur-
ing Chile’s Bicentennial
International      Fleet
      Cpl Charles A. Stephen,
     MARPAC Imaging Services

Algonquin sailors celebrate with Chilean Navy
  Shelley Lipke                        toward the 57-year-old reviewing
  Staff writer                         ship Esmeralda.
                                          Embarked on board the tall ship
   A spectacular fireworks display     Esmeralda was Chilean President
lit up the night sky in Valparaiso,    Sebastian Piñera Echenique,
Chile, Sept. 18 in celebration of      Commander-in-Chief of the
the country’s bicentennial.            Chilean Navy Admiral Edmundo
   Two days later the Chilean          Gonzalez Robles, and Minister of
Navy had their own party when          Defence Jaime Rabinet, along with
they hosted an International Fleet     a slew of media and invited guests
Review to honour 200 years of          including Canadian Ambassador
independence and 192 years as a        Sarah Fountain-Smith.
navy.                                     People could even be seen from
   Argentina, Brazil, Canada,          the tall ship’s crow’s nest, as they
U.S.A. and U.K. ships joined the       stood snapping photos at the pass-
Chilean ships, submarines and air-     ing ships.
craft for the festivities.                An estimated one million spec-
   Representing Canada was             tators packed local beaches and
HMCS Algonquin.                        bridges while others took to their
   After hosting the Lieutenant        fishing boats, kayaks or sailboats to
Governor of Canada in June dur-        get a closer view.
ing the west coast celebration of         Williams was the first ship to
the Canadian Navy’s 100 year           salute the VIP’s on board as it
anniversary, Algonquin sailors were    sailed past Esmeralda.
excited to take part in the Chilean       Four squadrons of F16 fighter
celebrations.                          planes whizzed across the sky and
   Twenty nine ships maneuvered        the Chilean Halcones aerobatic
into position to form a long line      team performed overhead.
travelling north along the Chilean        As each ship passed the review-
coast with Flagship Williams in        ing ship, sailors removed their hats
the lead. Following close behind       and shouted: “Viva Chile, Viva
were the international ships and       Chile, Viva Chile,” while tipping
the Chilean ships and submarines.      their hats to the President.
   “The last time Chile had an            From the bridge of the Cochrane,
International Fleet Review was         Chilean sailors were fixed on the
100 years ago,” said Lt Fernando       TV screen that featured live cov-
Mendez, PWO-A (combat officer)         erage of each ship saluting.
in Chilean Frigate Cochrane. “All         And when they got close to
of the countries who are par-          the reviewing ship, the excite-
ticipating have a strong relation-     ment mounted and all eyes turned
ship with Chile and the Chilean        to the sailors on deck and the
Navy. We have built an important       Esmeralda as Cochrane passed in
relationship with Canada and are       salute.
happy they could join us. It’s            “It was a great day for the
very important for us to host this     Chilean Navy,” said Lt Mendez.
International Fleet Review and it’s    “We are very thankful the other
a great honour to have shipmates       countries participated in our inde-
from different countries celebrate     pendence celebrations.”
our independence day with us.”            After the International Fleet
   Algonquin was the fourth ship       Review, Algonquin broke free from
to salute the reviewing ship. On       the formation and began its voy-
board sailors donned their best        age to Guatemala. The ship will
dress as they lined the fo’c’sle and   also stop in San Diego for a port
                                       visit before returning to Esquimalt     Shelley Lipke, Lookout
flight decks surrounding the ship’s
Sea King helicopter as they sailed     at the end of October.
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                                                                             Tiny town makes big naval contribution
Melissa Atkinson         250-363-3372

                                                                                Capt Quentin Wyne                              “I wanted adventure, a career     grow up and represented many         where they posed to take a
Shelley Lipke              250-363-3130                                                                                     and a good job,” she says. “This     of the great things about being      photo for their families at home.
shelley.lipke@forces.gc.ca                                                      HMCS Algonquin
                                                                                                                            gives me both.”                      Canadian: the hockey, the high         While most of Canada’s
Penny Rogers            250-363-3672                                           The tiny town of Ajax,                          OS Sonya Allison-Ryan is the      standard of living, the quiet        Halifax Class frigates, and
penny.rogers@forces.gc.ca                                                                                                   second of the trio.                  wide-open green areas and the        indeed many warships around
                                                                             Ontario, contains around .002
PRODUCTION                                                                   per cent of Canada’s popula-                       “It’s nice to run into towns-    culture. It was really an idyl-      the world, draw their names
Carmel Ecker           250-363-8033                                          tion.                                          folk, especially when you are        lic setting, and I’m proud to        from towns and cities, Ajax
production@lookoutnewspaper.com                                                But for some reason there                    thousands of kilometres from         let people know it,” he says. “I     draws its name from HMS Ajax,
Shelley Fox            250-363-8033                                          are 10 times as many “Ajacians”                the familiar surroundings of         learned there were three of us       a British warship that was the
                                                                             by population aboard HMCS                      home,” she says. “I speak to         aboard by chance. AB Ogunniya        flagship for the Royal Navy dur-
                                                                             Algonquin.                                     my Grandma there on a reg-           is the twin sister of another RMS    ing the Battle of the River Plate
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT                                                       Three former residents cur-                  ular basis, and like to keep         clerk I met at the Base Orderly      near Montevideo, Uruguay dur-
Kate King              250-363-3014                                          rently serve together aboard                   in contact with my old boss          Room at CFB Esquimalt, who           ing the Second World War.
kate.king@forces.gc.ca                                                       Algonquin, which is deployed                   Linda, and other friends from        introduced herself when she            The Town of Ajax also has
                                                                             on Operation Pacific Amistad                   the Superstore where I used to       assisted me in preparing to join     another connection to the armed
                                                                             10 in South America.                           work. I love the community, I        Algonquin. I learned about OS        forces in that during the Second
                                                                               AB Malisse Ogunniya enrolled                 miss my family and friends from      Allison-Ryan only two weeks          World War, it was the epicentre
SALES REPRESENTATIVES                                                        in the navy in 2008. Her twin                  there, and if I hadn’t of joined     ago when the ship’s company          of the British Commonwealth’s
Ivan Groth              250-363-3133                                         sister followed in her footsteps               the CF I would still probably be     was holding a barbeque while en      munitions production.
ivan.groth@forces.gc.ca                                                      a year later, and now both are                 living there.”                       route to Callao, Peru.”                More recently, the Town of
Joshua Buck              250-363-8602                                        based at CFB Esquimalt                            LCdr Malcolm Butler could            LCdr Butler proudly displays      Ajax has launched a formal
joshua.buck@forces.gc.ca                                                         AB Ogunniya is a records                   be considered the ring leader of     an Ajax flag in his cabin. All       petition to have the Canadian
                                                                             management systems clerk in                    the three.                           three recently took the time to      Navy name a future Canadian
EDITORIAL ADVISOR                                                            the ship’s office.                                “Ajax was a great place to        visit ashore in Valparaiso, Chile,   warship after the town.
Lt(N) Michael McWhinnie 250-363-4006

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  Shelley Lipke                              receive timely and appropriate care,”          ing long waits,” says LCol Joy. “With
  Staff writer                               said Maj Ratkowski. “We are getting the        this being a specialty clinic I expect less       to military personnel.
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  A major addition to the dental ser-        and the right equipment for excellent          easier for the patient to receive the care
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  The new department is one of six           care.                                          Dental Unit Detachment Esquimalt              • Downpiping, Elbows, Accessories and more
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  Leading the clinic is Maj Terry            periodontist LCol Brenda Joy and               prosthodontist who will specialize in
Ratkowski. He has 20 years dentistry         advanced general dentist Capt Benoit           complex oral rehabilitation such as pla-
experience, working the past four years      Caouette to care for the patients when         cing bridges, crowns and implants.
in this specialty field. He is one of five   the oral maxillofacial surgery depart-            The five other dental specialty cen-
fully trained oral maxillofacial surgeons    ment officially opens.                         tres in the CF are located in Halifax,
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Exercise tests basic warfare
  Shelley Lipke                                two Chilean ships, but we had                      the sub exercising multi-helo
  Staff writer                                 their flagship and four others                     tracking,” he said.
                                               with a sub and F16 aircraft                           During one of the early
   For three days in September                 as well. It was everything we                      exercises, one disposition that
HMC Ships Algonquin and                        could ask for in an exercise,                      was ordered by the Chileans
Protecteur practiced interoper-                and as good as the exercises we                    surprised Cdr Topshee.
ability with ships and aircrafts               do in Canada. My only regret                          “Generally we all used the
from the Chilean Navy during                   is I wish it was longer,” he said.                 same features, so if we had
Exercise Terra Australis.                         In any task group the most                      to deal with a submarine we
   The two-and-a-half day                      challenging thing on the first                     would be taking the same
exercise, held Sept. 13-15,                    day is to establish good com-                      approach. The Chileans used
was short, but worthwhile                      munication and radio links. Cdr                    different dispositions when
according to Algonquin’s                       Topshee said it was surpris-                       they had to order ships in posi-
Commanding Officer, Cdr                        ing how quickly they acquired                      tions; they used a two whisky
Angus Topshee.                                 communication in a task group                      grid, which has been in the
   “From a training point of                   of this size. “I was surprised,                    books forever and has fallen
                                               despite the language barrier,                      out of use in Canadian prac-                                                                                                                    Shelley Lipke, Lookout
view the pace was faster than
RIMPAC (Rim of the Pacific),                   how well we all communi-                           tice. We haven’t used that in                Top: Officer of the watch SLt Matt Bowman checks the coordinates on
and in two and a half days we                  cated. The Chilean comments                        12 years, so we had to go look               the Pelorus during Force Protection Yellow.
got as much training as we did                 were very favourable about                         up how to plot and it took us                Below: MS Corey ONeil and LS Shawn Landry operate the helm and
in any comparable period dur-                  how quickly the communica-                         longer to get into place, but it             throttle of HMCS Algonquin during the exercise.
ing RIMPAC,” he said.                          tion developed.”                                   made me realize how simple
   Both Canadian ships and                        The Force Protection Yellow                     and effective it was for relocat-
the Canadian maritime patrol                   shoot was perhaps the most                         ing ships,” said Cdr Topshee.
craft Aurora joined British ship               visual as four ships took turns                       Cdr Topshee was last in Chile
HMS Portland, Chilean ships,                   moving in patterns and shoot-                      in 1998 and was impressed
and four helicopters to con-                   ing an inflatable target while                     with the progress the Chilean
duct the exercises.                            passing it.                                        Navy has made since then.
   “This exercise was designed                    “This involved four ships fir-                     “In 1998 they seemed like a
to test our basic warfare skills,”             ing weapons safely while in                        navy on the rise and had fairly
said Cdr Topshee.                              close proximity. It was a mat-                     old ships. They didn’t sail out
   Simulated war games such                    ter of hitting the target without                  to exercise with us then; this
as advanced search, locate and                 hitting anyone else involved in                    time I was very impressed,”
attack by aircraft, coordinated                the exercise,” said Cdr Topshee.                   he said. “I think the most
anti submarine warfare exer-                      They also took part in two                      common thing I hear from
cises, weapons firing at a high                anti submarine warfare exer-                       the crew of Algonquin is how
speed inflatable tow target,                   cises against a Chilean sub-                       professional the Chileans are
and a force protection shoot                   marine, which proved a very                        and how well the two coun-
were all packed into the busy                  capable opponent. “We man-                         tries worked together. It was a
flex schedule.                                 aged to avoid it and our helo                      great experience for all parties
   “Initially we expected one or               also got some good time with                       involved.”

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City a world away feels like home for some sailors

  CPO2 Gordon Howe                     spoke enough English to give us a                                                 and flattened large sections of the     Andes also provided an enormous
  HMCS Algonquin                       brief “heads up” on what to expect                                                city. Fires and collapsing build-       shield against the insect pests
                                                                                Valparaiso is once                       ings killed several hundred more        that attacked the agriculture of
  HMCS Algonquin was blanketed           As we passed through the city,         more on the climb to                     over the weeks that followed. The       other South American countries.
in fog and somewhere ahead of          we noticed a strange contradiction                                                wealthier landowners and men of         While most of the old world vine
us HMCS Protecteur had received        in the buildings. In the midst of        greatness and this is                    commerce were least affected by         stock had been destroyed in the
their pilot and was coming along-      rundown older structures, mod-           never more obvious                       the earthquake, living further from     Great Wine Blight of the mid-
side Valparaiso, Chile. Dim shapes     ern office buildings and restau-                                                  the city itself and with most of        nineteenth century, the Chilean
of other ships were barely visible     rants poked up. The contrast of          than in the attitude of                  their homes built on solid bedrock.     wineries were unaffected by the
in the haze of the harbour. As we      old and new was comforting. The          its people. An attitude                  As much of the wealth of the city       aphids that caused it because
waited for our pilot, you couldn’t     driver explained that Valparaiso                                                  was unaffected, the decision to         they could not cross the Andes.
help but notice the still cool-        had been declared a world-heri-          than I find familiar,                    rebuild was inevitable. But less than   Several varieties of grapes were
ness of the sea. Somehow it felt       tage city and that emphasis was          very Canadian.                           a decade later, with reconstruc-        found in Chile and re-imported to
Canadian.                              on restoring the older structures                                                 tion still ongoing, another disaster    France and other countries, while
  We hadn’t even come alongside        before building new ones.                                                         struck the port of Valparaiso.          still others remained exclusive to
and already I had the feeling of         The bus made several stops, a            Valparaiso is a very old city, first     On Aug.15, 1914, the cargo            Chile.
coming home.                           shopping mall, Starbucks and the         established as a major seaport. In       ship SS Ancon, became the first           Now Valparaiso is once more
  Later, after we had tied up          casino. The people were friendly         the pre-Panama Canal days, ship’s        ship through the newly opened           on the climb to greatness and
outboard of Protecteur, we went        and helpful and smiles were found        travelling to the west coast were        Panama Canal. The opening of the        this is never more obvious than
through the usual routine of land-     on many faces all around us. I           forced to sail down the eastern          Panama Canal proved to be the           in the attitude of its people. An
ing gash, storing ship and get-        had already changed some money           coast of the Americas, through           undoing of the reconstruction of        attitude than I find familiar, and
ting some long awaited mail from       into Pesos, so my first stop was         the perilous Straits of Magellan         Valparaiso. The Canal provided a        very Canadian.
home. During all this we were able     Starbucks to get a Wi-Fi connect         and then up the west coast. This         shipping route from the Atlantic          The people of Chile are a very
to shake off these strange feelings    and touch base with my family            transit was so difficult that most       to the Pacific that took the port of    happy people, always eager to
and get the job done. Of course        back in Canada.                          ship’s required repairs afterward.       Valparaiso entirely out of the equa-    help with a smile on their face.
the usual nausea of Customs came         Ordering a coffee was so famil-        The best harbour for these was           tion. With the city’s main source of    They have a “can do” attitude
and went, and finally the brow         iar, in spite of the language differ-    Valparaiso, Chile. This allowed the      income gone, the wealthy populace       and seem to get the most enjoy-
was opened to the ship’s company.      ence, that when I sat down and           city to grow and take on a greater       moved inland to the capital city        ment possible out of life. They
  The fog had lifted and the sun       opened my laptop, I was surprised        role in international shipping. To       of Santiago, leaving behind a half      will sometimes complain, about
was shining on the densely packed      that I couldn’t plug my power            facilitate this, the Port was declared   rebuilt city struggling to find a       the government or the weather,
buildings that lined the hills of      cord into the 220 volt outlet. I still   a “free” port. Ship’s could come in,     place for itself in this new world.     but don’t we all? When it comes
Valparaiso. As we stepped ashore,      managed to call home and talk to         transfer cargo and carry on without        The answer to Valparaiso’s woes       right down to it, the most foreign
once again we were struck with         my wife while on the laptop bat-         worrying about being taxed by the        came from an unlikely source.           thing about Chile was the Spanish
a curious feeling of home. The         tery. Later, when I returned to the      Port.                                    Because of its isolation in a pocket    language; that, and the owner-
busses, arranged for us by Fleet       ship, a fellow crew member told            Before too long, Valparaiso was        of the Andes, Valparaiso and its        less dogs that freely roam the
Logistic Staff, were waiting on the    me of a helpful local that told          the richest city in Chile.               surrounding valleys have perfect        streets. People seem to like them,
jetty and one driver was wear-         him where to get an adapter for            Then, on Aug.16, 1906, at 7:48         conditions for agriculture. Grapes      feed them, and scratch behind
ing an HMCS Calgary ball cap, a        his laptop. The next day I picked        p.m., Valparaiso was hit by a mas-       that were imported hundreds of          their ears, even though they don’t
souvenir of Calgary’s stay here last   one up for about three and a half        sive 8.2 earthquake, which killed        years before now flourished in          know them. A very Canadian atti-
year. The drivers were friendly and    bucks.                                   over 3,000 people immediately            the Chilean microclimates. The          tude, if you ask me.

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Sailors visit childrenʼs hospital                                                                                                                  YOUR LEGAL
 Shelley Lipke                     lic affairs representative     wheelchairs by volunteers        time with a child, show
 Staff writer                      at the hospital, greeted
                                   the sailors upon their
                                                                  in an array of patterns to
                                                                  the beat of the music.
                                                                                                   them stuffed animals and
                                                                                                   talk to them.
  An outreach visit on             arrival and explained, “It’s     The children smiled               AB Ron Humphrey
Sept. 17 to the Sanitorio          very important for peo-        with delight as everyone         has volunteered at the
Maritimo San Juan de               ple to visit the children      clapped and cheered.             Montreal McGill Chest
Dios hospital in Chile             so they feel important.          They were in the lime-         Institute, a hospital dedi-
tugged on the heartstrings         They have no family. We        light.                           cated to people with               Mel Hunt BA (Hons), LLB Lieut Col (ret’d)
of 21 HMCS Algonquin               are very thankful you are        Then Father Nivaldo            respiratory illnesses.
sailors.                           here to see them.”             Hernandez Diaz invited              “This event brings back          Leigh Gagnon BEd, BA, LLB
  It was an emotional                It was a special day for     the sailors to visit the         many painful memories.          Mel Hunt practises military law, criminal law, and per-
and touching experience            the children and hospital      children who are in the          The lifespan is greatly         sonal injury law, and is a former member of the Judge
to meet some of the 52             volunteers who had been        final stages of this disease     reduced for children in         Advocate General’s Branch in The Canadian Forces.
children who live at the           preparing and practicing a     - terminal cases who live        these conditions. These         Leigh Gagnon practises family law, real estate law,
hospital and suffer from           cultural performance for       in a separate ward.              kids won’t get to live          and in the area of wills and estates.
varying degrees of cere-           the past week, which they        Sailors presented arm-         life to fulfillment. I had
bral palsy and other dif-          performed for the sailors      loads of diapers, toys and       to leave the room a few        We get results! A full service law firm.
ficulties associated with          and community members          crayons.                         times, and I can’t help                         Dinning Hunter,
the neurological disease.          in attendance.                   The visit was a hum-           but think this could have
  All have been aban-                In an outdoor court-         bling experience for the         been any one of us,” he                        Lambert & Jackson
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for support.                       and the children were          toured the ward, they            experience and I wanted
  Alexandra Llanos, pub-           wheeled around in their        split up to each spend           to do this. Thank God
                                                                                                   centers like these exist for
                                                                                                   these children.”
                                                                                                      The hospital itself is a
                                                                                                   clean, modern building,
                                                                                                   with caring volunteers                                                     Ask abo
                                                                                                                                                                                     ut   ou
                                                                                                   who repeatedly kissed                                                     Militar r
                                                                                                   the cheeks of the children                                                Discou y
                                                                                                   throughout the day.                                                             nt
                                                                                                      “The hospital has been
                                                                                                   running for 82 years in                                                      CANEX
                                                                                                   Viña Del Mar, Chile,”                                                      Financ
                                                                                                   said Father Diaz. “Some                                                    Availa g
                                                                                                   of the children can still                                                        ble
                                                                                                   have relations with other
                                                                                                   people, but there are chil-
                                                                                                   dren who can’t go out
                                                                                                   at all and are in major
                                                                                                   degrees of difficulty. They
                                                                                                   are left behind from their      Quality Tires • Low Prices
                                                                                                   families and will die soon.
                                                                                                   This hospital provides a       Complete Mechanical Repair
                                                                                                   way to show them love.
                                                                                                   The most important thing
                                                                                                   we can give the kids is
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                                                                          Shelley Lipke, Lookout
                                                                                                   love. I am grateful for
LS Joe Inverarity brings a smile to Rita at the Sanitorio Maritimo San Juan de                     your visit and God bless
Dios hospital in Vina del Mar Sept. 18. Sailors from HMCS Algonquin visited                        you.”
the children who have cerebral palsy and live at the hospital.

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                                                                              Restaurant in Chile a taste of home
                                                                                Shelley Lipke                                                                     who loves spending time with the
                                                                                Staff writer                                                                      sailors. He takes only four hours of
                                                                                                                                                                  sleep each night to recharge his bat-
 CANEX finance plan • Military Discount of 10% with some restrictions            For the past 25 years, sailors                                                    teries in his six day work week, and
                                                                              from around the world have had a                                                    bounces between two houses and
                                                                              place to hang their hat and feel at                                                 two restaurant locations.
                           •      Sales & Service
                                                                              home when they visit the port of                                                      He often takes patrons to his villa
                                  on all equipment
                                                                              Valparaiso, Chile.                                                                  nestled between two mountains an
                           •      Full range of                                 Walking into the Hamburg                                                          hour away from Valparaiso to see
                                  PADI courses                                Restaurant for the first time is like                                               grapefruit, peaches, apples, walnuts,
                                                                              stepping back in time and experi-                                                   cherries, grapes for wine and other
                         Trainer for the Base Scuba Club                      encing a living naval history muse-                                                 fruit and vegetables he grows. At this
 2078 Ludlow Road,                    Phone: 1- 250-642-7507                  um.                                                                                 location he has a large hall where he
                                      Fax : 1-250-642-7509                      Ship’s bells, kisby rings, oars,                                                  hosts parties for sailors, and cooks
 Sooke, BC Canada V9Z 0E6
                                      Email: info@scubastu.com                plaques, mugs and countless other                                                   dinner for his guests. It’s reminiscent
                                                                              naval memorabilia line the walls,                                                   of the Hamburg Restaurant as it is
                                                                              ceiling and floors.                                                                 loaded with memorabilia from ships
                                                                                It’s one of a kind, and a sight to                                                and sailors.
                     Triumph                                                  behold.
                                                                                Sixty-four-year-old German res-
                                                                                                                                                                    He’s also adopted five street dogs
                                                                                                                                                                  that live in his villa.
                “Thank a Hero”                                                taurant owner Wolfgang Scheuber                                                       His second Hamburg Restaurant is
                                                                              can usually be found behind the                                                     an hour away from Valparaiso and is
    $350 to $750 off best price!                                              bar, socializing, laughing and mak-                                                 much larger. A Canadian flag blows
                                                                              ing jokes with the patrons at the                                                   in the breeze beside two cannons as
                                                                              barstools.                                                                          you enter. This restaurant is open
                                                                                He travelled the seven seas for         LS Lee Mihalcheon stands                  for large groups and parties.
                                                                              more than 22 years as a cook in the                                                   “This restaurant serves good food
                                                                                                                        with restauranteur Wolfgang
                                                                              merchant navy before he dropped                                                     and has a good atmosphere,” he
                               in Langford across from Steve Drane                                                      Scheuber in front of a Regina             says. “Most of my employees have
                                                                              his anchor in Valparaiso in 1985 to
                               250-475-8885 • www.savagecycles.ca             serve sailors from all over the world     kisby ring.                               worked here for 20 years.”
                                                                              good food and drink.                                                                  Glancing around the room you
                                                                                “I love collecting,” said Scheuber.       OS White’s father visited the           can see why. For every picture there
                                                                              “I collect plates, spoons, bells – any-   Hamburg 15 years earlier on board         is a story, and for Scheuber he’s got
                        Salty’s                                               thing and everything I can.”
                                                                                He started his restaurant with
                                                                                                                        HMCS Kootenay and left behind
                                                                                                                        a kisby ring and plaque. Following
                                                                                                                                                                  countless pictures and even more
                                                                              two life rings and one plate when         in his father’s footsteps, it was only      “I have no wife, because I don’t
           Fish & Chips                                                       he first opened in 1985 and built
                                                                              his collection to more than 300 life
                                                                                                                        right he do the same.
                                                                                                                          “When I came here I was aston-
                                                                                                                                                                  have money for the wife,” he jokes
                                                                                                                                                                  in a thick German accent.
       We Salute The Forces                                                   rings, 150 ship’s bells and he even
                                                                              has a 150-year-old cannon that was
                                                                                                                        ished at the place my father told me
                                                                                                                        about. It put me on cloud nine. I was
                                                                                                                                                                    He’s quick and eager to pour a
                                                                                                                                                                  shot of Jagemeister and have the
          10% off Lunch                                                       a present from the Chilean Navy.
                                                                                “Sailors keep bringing me more
                                                                                                                        floating on a high of happiness. I felt
                                                                                                                        very proud to be in the same trade
                                                                                                                                                                  servers deliver it to your table, as a
                                                                                                                                                                  way of saying thanks for coming to
                                       this location only
  250-477-6555                         1008 Craigflower Rd                    presents all the time,” he says.          as a bosun as my father, and 15 years     the Hamburg Restaurant.
                                       (across from Gorge Vale Golf Course)   “Every ship that comes here leaves        later to be in the same bar as my           When asked what he’ll do with his
                                                                              something behind.”                        father presenting this kisby ring. It     thousands of naval possessions upon
                                                                                HMCS Algonquin was no excep-            was a very special moment when my         retirement, he said, “I’ll probably
                                                                              tion. On Sept. 18 sailors from the        Commanding Officer allowed me to          have my own museum of all these
                                                                              ship packed the restaurant to see         present these gifts. It was a highly      things. I don’t know maybe I’ll sell
                                                                              Commanding Officer Cdr Angus              rewarding experience. I think my          them.”
                                                                              Topshee and OS Trevor White pres-         father will be proud of me,” he said.       Either way, Scheuber has no plans
                                                                              ent a kisby ring and Canadian Naval         Scheuber can be described as a          of moving anywhere. He’s got way
                                                                              Centennial flag to Scheuber.              charismatic, energetic workaholic         too many worldly possessions.
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        220 Bay Street (Bay at Wilson)                                        LCdr Malcolm Butler (left) and OS Trevor White of HMCS Algonquin present the owner of Restaurant
                                                                              Hamburg, Wolfgang Scheuber, with a ceremonial kisbee ring. Scheuber has been collecting maritime
    Call 250-595-1225 • Fax 250-595-8228
                                                                              items for many years and showcases them in his restaurant.
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CFB Esquimalt buys soliders a coffee                                                                                         Rate
  Some time ago, Denise
Wood of Building 66,                                                                                                                                      Call 250-953-5300
Storage         Operations,
received one of those chain                                                                                                                               www.budgetvictoria.com
emails at home that we
all get from time to time.
This one was a petition
asking Tim Horton’s to set
up coffee fund donation
boxes in their stores for our
service men and women in
  Denise thought, why
wait for something that
may or may not happen, so
she decided to start a fund
at work. She obtained some
old combat boots and made
up signs encouraging her
co-workers to contribute
their spare change by toss-                                                                                                                                                                                         Price
ing it into the boots.          Denise Wood and the gang from Building 66 hand over a Timmie card from                                                                                                             taxes!
  Sgt Paula Hawkins,            donations raised in house to PO1 Wist, who will take it to Afghanistan.
Clothing Stores Team            tomers alike have contrib-    $254 collected in Clothing    him to Kandahar where he
Leader,      heard     about    uted to the cause.            Stores and the Taylor Shop.   will be inviting the logistics
Denise’s idea and arranged        After several months of       Two Tim Horton gift         staff there to have “a coffee
to have a similar boot set      collecting, there has been    cards have been purchased     on CFB Esquimalt Main
up in the Clothing Stores       a total of $275 collected     and PO1 Steve Wist has        Warehouse or Clothing
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you live in. Call Welcome        www.eckankar.org                                              College and Willows Beach.
                                                                                                                                                Parking Included                                                            school & shopping, NS, cat considered.
Wagon 1-866-518-7287                                                                           Bus stops nearby, 7,11,14,                                                                                                        Available immediately, lease.
and arrange a short visit.                                                                     & 15. Min. to downtown.                       Fridge/Stove Included
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information please call         LARGEST SELECTION               2002 FORD ESCAPE XLT           recent reno. 1.7 acres. Suit         FREE Heat & Hot Water
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There is no cost and youth                                      6221
M/F 12-18 years of age are                                      2005 FORD FOCUS ZX4
eligible to join. Weekend                                       Only 14,800 kms, mint con-                                    MACAULAY EAST MACAULAY NORTH                                                               Tara Place, 1039 View Street
and Summer Camps, Band,               VOLUNTEER                 dition, PS/PB, heated seats,                                     948 Esquimalt Rd.                   980 Wordsley St.
First Aid, and Markmanship                                      anti skid, CD player/radio,                                    Bachelor, 1,2 & 3 Bdrm                 1 & 2 Bedroom                                       City and Ocean Views
are all offered. Thursday      VOLUNTEERS OF ALL AGES           sunroof, air conditioner,                                      Manager 250-380-4663                Manager 250-384-8932
6:30 - 9:00 pm, 724            are needed to assist indi-       spoiler, sangria red colour.                                                                                                                               Downtown Victoria
Vanalman Ave Victoria.         viduals with disabilities to     ONE LADY OWNER!!                   Apartments                                                          To view these and other properties, visit
Call 250-363-3194 or email     get out and be active this       $9950 or OBO.                     707 Esquimalt Rd            Toll Free 1-866-217-3612 • www.eyproperties.com                                          Special price for military
3005army@cadets.net.           fall! By devoting as little as
                               one hour a week, you have                                               Ocean front,
                               the opportunity to par-                  HAULING                     Olympic mountain                                                                                                            Spacious suites.
   Build Your                  ticipate in an activity you                                                views,                                                                                                           Bach starting from $700.
                               enjoy while giving back to                                        seawalk to downtown,
  Business With                the community. For more             Father & Son                    spacious and clean.                                                                                                     1 bdrms starting at $930.
    Lookout                    information or to volun-           need work, we’ll do                Bachelor, 1, 2 &                                                                                                  Close to all major transportation
   Classifieds                 teer please call the Leisure        the job the others
                               Assistant Coordinator at                                                3 bedrooms                                                                                                      routes. Close to Victoria core and
     call 363-3014             250-477-6314 ext. 15 or
                                                                  won’t. Trash hauled
                                                                  from $5. Plus dump             Rent includes:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bay Centre mall.
      to advertise             volunteers@rivonline.org
                                                                 fee. No job too small.          • Hot water                                                                                                               Cat friendly community.
                                                                       OAP rates                 • Heat                                                                                                                          250-383-1833
                  SERVICES OFFERED                                   • Any weather               • Secured parking                                                                                                             www.caprent.com
                                                                      • Demolition               • Squash court
    ita s                                                          Refuse Sam
 Mil count                                                                                       • Indoor pool/hot
                                                                 250-216-5865 or
                                                                                                 • Fitness centre                                                                                                       Make the most of
 Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning                                    SAME DAY SERVICE              • Games room                                                                                No Pets
                                                                                                                                                                                             allowed in                 life on the island.
 www.expertcarpetcare.ca 250-665-7953                                                            Building is wired for                                                                       any building
                                                                     MOTORCYCLES                    Shaw@home.                         www.devonprop.com                                                                                            Stay fit with
                                       Robert                                                     Reasonable rent in                                                                                                                                the Activity
                                     Tanguay CD                                                  a very quiet building.
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                                                                Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki                                             LARGE                         2 bdrms from $925                                                                   Available
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 • House wiring            • Service Panel Upgrades              730 Hillside Ave.                                                  SUITES                                 Availible NOW                                                           at all PSP and
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 BEAUTIFUL 1631 sqft
                                                                                how to buy with absolutely                                                                                                                                       DUPLEX in Lake Cowichan.
  Attention: DND                                                                             no money down                                                                                                                                       3bd, 3bth. 23” x 10”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 garage, Garden & shed.
                                                                                     www.gotoyourteam.com                                                                                                                                        Thermal windows, propane
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 fireplace, central vac & 4
                                                                            Glen Glowinski 250-217-1205                                                                                                                                          appls. Built 1997. $229K,
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                                                                           Cell: (250) 882-3335                                                                                            ing spacious floor plan, living room with fire-
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           Visit our rental office: 215 Gorge Road E                        Web: www.AlexBurns.ca                                                 & Associates
                                                                                              Camosun Real Estate                     Relocation specialist for Esquimalt DND              bath, easy conversion of garage to family room
                  Short leases available.                                                                                                                                                  or 3rd bedroom. Call Shelly direct to view 532
           1 & 2 bedrooms starting from $815                                                                                                                                               Normandy Rd 250-213-7444. MLS 283096
            Close to Mayfair Shopping Centre.
  Access to Gorge Waterway near Galloping Goose Trail.                                                                                                                                               $529,900                                     Sell your home
                 Pet friendly community.                                                                                                                                                            CALL DI RECT 250-213-7444
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                                                                                                                          LARRY SIMS                                                                I listen and I care!
                                                                                                                                                                                                    For open house & photos:                        Call 363-3014
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 Base NPF Accounting Manager
 Non-Public Funds
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 Esquimalt (CFB, Naden)                                                                                                       ONLINE                                                                        Ray Kong P. Eng

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 ministering accounts payable and receivable; processing, verifying and recording financial                                                                                                                  *Rebate on buying commission only with min. $5900 to realtor

 documents and forms and payments on overdue accounts. She/He provides accounting
 control over all Non-Public Property (NPP) assets and liabilities for CFB Esquimalt. The                                      Read the                                                                       ALL NEW SEASON
 Base NPF Accounting Manager interprets operating results for all entities and makes spe-                                      “paperless”
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 tions, reduce costs and/or improve profits. He/She prepares data for periodic and yearly                                       Download                                                      SPORTS • RECREATION • HEALTH • EDUCATION
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 • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Accounting or in a related field AND some years
     of experience in Accounting OR
                                                                                                                                                                                             Do you like to be entertained?
 • College diploma or certificate in Accounting, Bookkeeping or in a related field and
     several years experience in Accounting OR
 • High school diploma AND several years experience in a related field
                                                                                                                                               Dining out? Shopping? Travel?
 Language requirement: English essential, bilingualism (French / English) an asset.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             There are literally $1000s worth of 2-for-
                                                                                                                                                                                                             1 and 50%-off savings on dining out,
 Salary: $ 41,170 - $ 48,450 per annum                                                                                                                                                                       shopping, travel and much more! The
 Successful candidate will be prepared to commence employment as soon as possible.
 Eligible candidates should submit a resume clearly outlining their ability to fulfil all posi-                                                                           Entertainment® book is available
 tion requirements by mail to: Nicole Bennett, Human Resources Manager, CFB Esquimalt,                                                                                   for $30. It’s a smart way to save money
 PO Box 1700 Stn Forces Bldg N30, Victoria, BC V9R 7N2, by fax at 250-363-5528 by e-                                                                                     AND to support the GCWCC/United Way
 mail to NPFHREsquimalt@cfpsa.com or online at www.cfpsa.com. Applications must be
 received before 1600 hrs on 04 October 2010.
                                                                                                                                               Contact Karen Barth, 250-363-7017. On sale until Nov. 16, 2010
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The CFB Esquimalt Industrial Trade Show, hosted by Lookout, held on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at the Naden Drill Shed was a big draw for business owners and
DND personnel alike. The feedback from all sides was positive with more than 800 attendees. Many people took part in the food offered by Montana’s at
lunch time and the refreshments provided by Serious Coffee and Costco were welcomed. Connections were made and the networking aspect of the show
brought the right people together under one roof.

     T H E       N E X T         S T E P         I N      S U S T A I N A B I L I T Y

                                                                                                                                     Get involved

                                                                                                            REGISTER Please pre-register to participate in the structured two
                                                                                                            hour community workshop of your choice from 6:30 - 8:30pm by
                                                                                                            calling 250.474.9613:

                                                                                                                September 27 – Saanich/Oak Bay – Emmanuel Baptist Church
     We’re considering a new twist                                                                              September 29 – Sooke – Community Hall
                                                                                                                September 30 – Victoria/Esquimalt – Delta Ocean Pointe
     on curbside pick up. And we need your input.                                                           DROP-IN Can’t attend a two hour workshop? Drop-in at one of the
                                                                                                            sessions below:
     Did you know that 30% of the waste that we send to Hartland Landfill is compostable organic
                                                                                                                September 28 – Willis Point
     material? That’s why the Capital Regional District (CRD) is considering a region-wide kitchen
                                                                                                                Community Hall | 6:30 - 8:30 pm
     scrap restriction and enhanced curbside collection program. After all, kitchen scraps – items              October 1 – Salt Spring Island
     like meat, dairy, vegetables, grains and soiled paper products – are a valuable resource.                  Anglican Church | 6:30 - 8:30 pm

                                                                                                            ONLINE FORUM Can’t make a session? Participate in the online
     We are inviting residents to participate in       Feedback from these workshops will be recorded       forum to provide your input regarding this project.
     community workshops to help us solicit feedback   to help guide the decisions in this project. We’re   forums.crd.bc.ca/atthecurb
     on possible funding options for an enhanced       committed to finding the best options and we
     curbside collection program and the revenue       need your input.
     shortfall resulting from the proposed kitchen
     scraps restriction.

     For more information email atthecurb@crd.bc.ca, phone
     250.474.9613, or visit us online at www.crd.bc.ca/atthecurb

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