HMCS MON Sept 2023

HMCS Montreal returns from 6 month deployment

RCN Public Affairs, 11 October 2023.

On October 3rd HMCS Montréal became the first Halifax-class frigate from the Canadian Fleet Atlantic to complete a deployment on Op Projection Indo-Pacific. While deployed the ship participated exercises and engaged with regional militaries and international security partners.

During its time at sea, Montréal supported Op Savanne, from April 23rd to May 6th, and participated in Exercise Talisman Sabre from July 22nd to August 4th, 2023. Talisman Sabre is a biennial exercise held in Australia aimed at improving the combat readiness and interoperability between Australian and United States forces and other partner nations.

Additional activities conducted by HMCS Montréal included crew training and exercises, multiple port visits in Australia, Indonesia, Japan, and Singapore, as well as various locations in Europe and the Middle East.

Featuring image: In Halifax, HMCS Montréal’s ship company received a warm welcome home from family, friends and furry friends.


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