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From: Monday, October 5, 2015 9:09 AM -0600
Subject:Local Cadet Receives Top Medal
Cadet Warrant Officer Noelle Proznick from Wishart, SK, who parades with 2271 Pipestone (Wadena) Army Cadets and attends School at Wynyard Composite High School, received the Major General W.A. Howard Medal for the Top Army Cadet in the Province on Wednesday, September 30th in Wadena.


Major-General W. A. Howard, CMM, CM, CD, QC, Colonel Commandant Royal Canadian Army Cadets from 1974 to 1979, established an annual award for outstanding army cadets, known as "The Major-General W. A. Howard Medal", as a legacy to promote training excellence by senior Army Cadets through a structured assessment of a cadet's overall performance. This award is given to a cadet in each province and territory who has achieved the highest results in the 4th year Gold training level annually. The awards are administered by the National Office of the Army Cadet League of Canada.

This award is a way to recognize cadets who have completed Level 4 (Gold Star) training with exceptional results and exhibit a high standard of Citizenship, Leadership, dress and deportment. It is also given to the Army Cadet who has demonstrated leadership and comportment of the finest kind, judged to have a successful balance of cadet and civilian accomplishments, and contributing to all corps activities.


This is Cadet Warrant Officer Proznick‚Äôs third medal received for her outstanding Leadership, Commitment and Dedication to the Canadian Cadet Movement.