Michaëlle Jean stood at the National War Memorial Wednesday in full army uniform, the first time in her four years as Governor-General that she'd worn military garb to Remembrance Day ceremonies.Suits us just fine. A fitting reminder of who the commander-in-chief is.
It was a senior Canadian Forces official working on leave at Rideau Hall who convinced her earlier this year that donning an army uniform would be a fitting way to show respect for the men and women under her formal command, the Governor-General's office said. And now she in intends to wear one to all major military events.
Thursday, November 12, 2009
You know who's going to want one too...
Noted about Governor General Michaelle Jean yesterday: