Convention – 2017 Recap

Our 2017 Convention was a Success!

Thanks to all who attended, the vendors, exhibitors and the staff of the Holiday Inn.

Plan to join us on June 22 & 23, 2018 at the Burlington Holiday Inn and Convention Centre for our 2018 Convention.  Details will be posted as they become confirmed.

 

2017 CSMMI Convention Summary

Summary of the 2017 CSMMI Convention

CSMMI ANNUAL 2-DAY SHOW

Venue:  Burlington Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Centre,   3063 South Service Road, Burlington, ON    Friday June 23 & Saturday June 24, 2017

Another successful event.  Bourse featured  34 dealers on 79 tables.  Members exhibits on 6 display tables.

Special attraction: Jeffrey Hoare Military Auction generated a large turnout

2017 CSMMI ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Took place on Friday June 23, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the Glenwood Room of the Burlington Holiday Inn.

All regular and required business took place, including, approval of the Minutes of the AGM held on June 17, 2016, financial statement for year ending 2016 (approved), membership report (approved), website report, report on Facebook and Kijiji promotions, elections of officers and awards presentations.

Meeting adjourned at 6:00 p.m.

 

ELECTION OF OFFICERS (2017 – 2018)

President – Bryan Patterson (#953). acclaimed

Secretary – Bill Alexander (#721)  acclaimed

Treasurer – Fred Tripp (#L464). acclaimed

 

AWARDS  

Gold Badge of Honour

Terry Wallace (#1689)

 

DISPLAY COMPETITION

1st place – Les Eslery

The Africa Star of the Second World War

 

2nd place – Andy Traverse (#1655)

The 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion

 

3rd place – Bob Hagarty (#1370)

Templeton

 

Honourable Mention - Charles Delaney (#892)

The Dublin Metropolitan Police circa 1890 - 1915

Honourable Mention - John Flannery (#1739)

The RCMP 

 

C.S.M.M.I. Annual Two-Day Show

Friday, June 23, 2017 (12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

Saturday, June 24, 2017 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Holiday Inn - Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre

3063 South Service Road, Burlington, Ontario, Canada

 

Featuring 34 dealers on 79+ tables, informative displays

annual general meeting, networking, advice

This year the annual convention featured a show of 34 dealers on 79+ tables from across Canada and the United States.  Vendors selling and trading Canadian & Foreign militaria.  Items include orders, decorations & medals, metal and cloth badges, buttons, insignia, books, uniforms, helmets, historical items, war relics, swords, daggers, bayonets, field equipment, prints, trench art, military toys and toy soldiers, and more.

Militaria identification and evaluation section was available to the public.  A chance to identify those military objects you have had around the house for years.

General Admission $10.00      CSMMI Members $8.00

Children under 16 free when accompanied by an adult     Free Parking

Accommodation

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Burlington, Ontario, L7N 3E9 

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