Base Services

Base Chapels

Base Chapels

St. Luke's Chapel

An ecumenical community gathers at St. Luke's Chapel (Protestant) weekly for worship and fellowship.

  • Service
    • 1030 hours Sunday (Holy Communion on the first Sunday of each month).
  • Sunday School
    • 1030 hours at the Chapel (September to June).
  • Baptism and Marriage
    • Arranged by appointment with a Chaplain. Minimum notice is three months. 
  • Worship Team
    • Practice times to be determined, flexibile timings at this point in time.
  • St. Luke's Thrift Shop
    • St. Luke's Thrift Shop, located directly beside St. Luke’s Chapel on Champlain Avenue, is operated by the St. Luke's congregation and aided by volunteers from the community. It has been in operation for over twenty years and serves a vital need in the community.
    • The Thrift Shop carries a wide variety of good quality men's, ladies' and children's clothing as well as small household items all reasonably priced. Donations are graciously accepted.
    • Profits from the Thrift Shop go to the Chapel's wider and local mission projects.

St. Mary's Chapel

St. Mary's Chapel, located in Building G-1, serves the needs of Roman Catholic personnel and their dependants in both official languages.

  • Mass
    • 1045hrs Sunday - Bilingual 
  • Children's Liturgy
    • During all Sunday Masses.
  • Confession
    • Upon request.
  • Baptism
    • Please contact the Chapel Office for further details.
  • Marriage
    • Advance notice of six or more is required. A marriage preparation course is necessary. Please call the Chapel for details.
  • Religious Education
    • Religious education is currently postponed until September 2021. Call the Chapel for details.
  • Volunteers
    • Your services and help are always required to run our many activities, apostolates and ministries. At any time of the year, the Church needs you and we are greatly appreciative.
    • For further information call 506-422-2000, Ext. 4200.

CANEX at Gagetown

CANEX takes this opportunity to extend to you and your family a warm welcome to 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown and the beautiful Oromocto area.

The majority of CANEX facilities are in our mall complex located at the main entrance to the Base. Parking and access is available on the Base side or directly from the Broad Road. The following is a brief description of our outlets and services to fill your needs during your time here.

Retail Store

This outlet is open seven days a week and offers a large selection of merchandise including clothing, furniture, electronics and convenience groceries. You may also drop off your dry-cleaning and pick up your lottery tickets. Check out our "No Interest" credit plan available for your large purchases. For information call 506-357-2050. Online shopping is also available at Don't have your CF1 card? Go to

Other Services

Located in the CANEX complex, Building A-42, are the following concessions:

  • Barber Shop
    • 506-357-8065
  • Beauty Salon
    •  506-208-5409
  • Real Estate:
    • Gardiner Realty Royal LePage 506-357-3348
    • Exit Realty Advantage 506-262-4357
  • Griffin's Pub
    • 506-357-9645
  • Massage Therapy
    • 506-446-9601
  • Tim Hortons
    • 506-446-9601
  • Post Office
    • 506-422-2549
  • SISIP Financial Services (building A-41) 506-357-3666
  • Two ATM machines (OMISTA Credit Union and BMO Bank of Montreal)

For your insurance and home heating oil requirements, information brochures are available from our outlets. The following telephone numbers are provided for your convenience:

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Updates regarding Recreation Association programming and access to the facilities listed below can be found by following or PSP Gagetown on Facebook.

Gagetown Fitness Centre

The Gagetown Fitness Centre is located in Building M-2. A major renovation/expansion of the facilities began in October 1999 and was completed in December 2000. Additions include a 200 metre indoor track, three squash courts and a wading pool with a water slide. Renovations were also done to the existing facilities. The Gagetown Fitness Centre includes:

  • Gymnasium
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Room
  • Sauna
  • Bowling Alley
  • Weight Room
  • Climbing Wall
  • Tennis Courts
  • Cardio Room
  • Combat Training Room
  • Fieldhouse
  • Family Change Room

Adjacent to the gymnasium are beautifully prepared jogging and cross-country ski trails.

Recreation Clubs/Activities

5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown offers the following recreation clubs and associations for the enjoyment of its military community:

  • Archery
  • Base Shooting
  • Aerobics
  • Golf
  • Martial Arts
  • Bowling Alley
  • Aquasize
  • Scuba
  • Climbing
  • Curling

In addition to the clubs listed above, the Recreation Association offers reduced entrance fees to various venues such as Provincial Parks, ski hills, Crystal Palace, hockey games and Kings Landing Historical Settlement. For a complete and up to date listing, call the Recreation Association at local 2749.

Weight Training and Fitness Room

The following equipment is available:

  • Various free weights (including Olympic bars)
  • multi station weight machines
  • single station weight machines
  • life-cycle, stationary bikes
  • rowing machines
  • tread mills
  • step climbers

Sport Stores

Location: Gagetown Fitness Centre, Building M-2.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 0730-1500 hours only for military personnel (Public Liability Card required). Closed weekends and holidays.

Equipment Available: A wide variety of sports equipment is available for individual or unit issue. Please discuss your requirements with the Sports Storesman at 506-422-2000, extension 2927 or 3692.

Outdoor Pool

Location: CANEX Complex.

Period of Operation: Early July to end of August.

Tennis Courts

Location: Outdoors adjacent the Fitness Centre, Building M-2.

Period/Hours of Operation: May to October

Equipment: Can be obtained from duty staff in the Fitness Centre.

Soldiers' Arena

Location: CANEX Complex.

Allocations are listed on the arena schedule. Ice time is assigned to 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown leagues and Intersection Programs, and limited time is available to local user groups.

Gage Golf and Curling Association

Location: Fraser Avenue - Town of Oromocto.

Golf Club: 18-hole course operates May to October. Memberships and green fees are available at very affordable rates.

Curling Club: Four sheets operate approximately October to April. Various leagues are available throughout the season.

The GAGE Golf and Curling Association is a new multi-purpose building that provides clubhouse facilities for golfers and curlers. The main floor features a licensed bar and snack counter. The lower level is used as an assembly room with its own licensed bar. Additional information is available from the Club Manager at 506-357-3002.

Fitness Trails

5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown has created an intricate series of beautiful wooded trails which depart from behind the fitness centre and allow for you to get a little closer to nature as you exercise. One trail, approximately 1.75 kilometres in distance with six stations located throughout the trail offers both cardiopulmonary and muscular endurance training and is now lighted allowing for later evening activity. Seasonally there are trails available for runners, walkers, bikers and skiers to enjoy.

Lindsay Valley

Also located at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown is our ski lodge, Lindsay Valley. This facility has eight different groomed Nordic ski trails.


Dental Services

The Dental Clinic is located in Building A-47. Dental treatment is provided by 1 Dental Unit Detachment Gagetown, which is a lodger unit under the control of 1 Dental Unit Ottawa.

Clinic operating hours are: Monday to Friday from 0730 to 1200 hours and 1300 to 1600 hours. Sick parade is held Monday to Friday at 0730 hours.

To cancel or rebook an appointment please call 506-422-2000 local 2235.

Emergency treatment for relief of pain is available anytime. After hours, emergency treatment is available by contacting the duty dental officer cell phone at 506-449-0731. If there is no response within 15 minutes, the duty dental assistant can be contacted, cell phone 506-292-9411. If there is no answer, contact the 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown Duty Officer at local 1491 or 506-449-0022.

Comprehensive dental treatment is provided by dental officers and auxiliaries whose purpose is to deliver the best possible service to our patients. Some specialist services are available at the Dental Clinic while other appointments may be referred to 1 Dental Unit Detachment Halifax.

Dependants of military members are not treated at the military Dental Clinic; however, ample civilian services are available both in Oromocto and Fredericton. Most local Dentists are familiar with the CF Dependants Dental Care Program. Claim forms are available from unit Orderly Rooms.

Emergency Services

Emergency Services

For all emergencies dial 911

Any person discovering a fire in 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown or in the PMQ area shall:

  • take action to evacuate the danger area;
  • activate the nearest fire alarm or telephone the Fire Department (on Base 911 or PMQs 911) and describe the exact location of the fire;
  • use any available equipment to control the fire to minimize its spreading. Do not endanger lives or risk injury unnecessarily; and
  • remain at the scene to direct fire-fighters to the location of the fire.

When an evacuation is sounded, all personnel will secure classified material and make an immediate and orderly exit and report to an assembly point clear of the building where they will provide their full co-operation with the fire department.

All personnel are responsible for reading Fire Orders.

POL and Hazmat Response - 506-422-2000 Ext. 2106

All petroleum, oils and lubricants (POL) and hazardous materials (Hazmat) spill responses at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown are coordinated through Base Fire Services.

To report a POL/Hazmat incident, call the 24-hour number which is extension 2106. Be prepared to provide as much of the following information as possible:

  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Building or grid location of spill
  • Product spilled (if known)
  • Amount of product (if known)
  • Safety and environmental concerns (if known)

Ensure the safety of all persons and remain at the site to direct fire or first responder personnel to the location.

Notification of spills occurring in the training area will be forwarded to the Fire Hall through Range Control.

Health Services

Health Services

42 Canadian Forces Health Services Centre Gagetown

42 CF Health Services Centre is located in Building A-47. 

Patient Information

Clinic Hours of Operation: 0730h - 1530h Monday to Friday
Sick Parade (Walk-In) Services:  0730h -1500h
Closed: Saturday, Sunday & Statutory Holidays


CAF Member Assistance Program: voluntary and confidential service to help those members with personal concerns: 1-800-268-7708 (24 Hours)

Client Contact Information

  • Telephone: 506-422-2000
  • Physiotherapy: Ext. 3621
  • Pharmacy: Ext. 3974
  • Prescriptions Refills: Ext. 2967
  • Case Management: Ext. 3826
  • Mental Health Team: 506-357-6482
  • Psychosocial Team:  Ext. 6107
  • Community Health Nurse: Ext. 7342
  • Immunization / Allergy Clinic:  Ext. 3624
  • Diagnostic Imaging:  Ext. 3636
  • Laboratory:  Ext. 3637
  • Preventative Medicine:  Ext. 3970 or 2269
  • Health Records:  Ext. 1482
  • Blue Cross: Ext. 3227
  • Orderly Room: Ext.3270


Hours: 0730h—1530h 

506-422-2000, Ext. 3974
Prescription Refills: 506-422-2000, Ext. 2967 (allow at least 2 working days for refill to be ready)

Accessing After Hours Care

While the clinic is closed, personnel requiring urgent medical attention should report to the nearest civilian medical facility. Personnel are required to present their Blue Cross card and Military ID. 

Members are encouraged to call New Brunswick Tele-Care with after-hours questions relating to health information or accessing medical care after hours by dialing 811.

Care Delivery Unit (CDU)

Your CDU is your clinic—it’s an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and medical technicians that work together to deliver the best care possible. This team provides sick parade services, medical appointments, periodic health assessments, and referrals to specialist services, including mental health.

The CDU that you report to is dependent on the Unit that you are posted.


Phone: 506-422-2000, Ext. 6068
Rostered Units:  CTC HQ, Tactics School, 2RCR, C Sqn RCD, 4ESR, 403 (Hel) OTS, 42 CF H Svcs


Phone: 506-422-2000, Ext. 3365
Rostered Units: Armd School, Arty School, Inf School, CATEU, CFSEME (Det Gagetown), 4 RAAG, 5 Can Div TC, 1 Dent Unit, CFRC Fredericton.


Phone: 506-422-2000, Ext. 3892 or 2040

Rostered Units: 5 CDSG, CFSME , Transition Unit (staff only), RCSU (Atlantic), RP Ops, 3 Fd Regt, HMCS Brunswicker, 37 CBG HQ,  37 Svc Bn, 37 Sigs Sqn, 37 CER, Det Charlottown, 8CH.

Periodic Health Assessments

All CAF personnel are reminded that it is a member’s responsibility to book routine medicals 3-4 months in advance of their medical category expiration.  For personnel under the age of 40 the requirement is every 5 years, and for those over the age of 40 the requirement is every 2 years. Those with specialist occupational requirements such as dive and flight crew require annual verification.

All Booked Appointments

When booking your appointment, be sure to confirm your personal contact information. Should you need to cancel or rebook an appointment, 48 hours notification is required.

Missed appointments are costly to DND and result in a direct operational impact to those awaiting similar medical services. If a member is not present for their appointment, their Unit will be notified.


If have been seen by a specialist and you are scheduled for a surgery, you must contact your CDU as early as possible to arrange an appointment with your Primary Care Nurse (PCN). At this appointment you will discuss the general surgical process, including medical care, associated services and administrative processes such as sick leave and return to duty.

Case Management

Nurse Case Managers are part of your healthcare team and help members coordinate complex medical needs as well as their transition to civilian healthcare, civilian life, and/or return to work.  Members are referred to Case Management by their CDU clinician.



The Physiotherapy Team provides assessment, education, and treatment to personnel with musculoskeletal impairments and functional limitations.  Members with recent injuries/conditions can be seen by a Physiotherapist through the walk-in clinic, or they can be referred by their clinician.

Community Health Nurse 

The Community Health Nurse (CHN) provides education and treatment for a variety of conditions including diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity and sexually transmitted infections. The CHN also delivers various routine medications via injection.  The CHN can be reached at 422-2000, Ext. 7342.

Mental Health

The 42 CF Health Services Mental Health Department consists of the General Mental Health Team and the Operational Trauma and Stress Support Centre which operate out of 75 Restigouche Road North and the Psychosocial Team located in Building A-337. Canadian Armed Forces Mental Health Services delivery is made through a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to ensure that Regular and Reserve Force members receive the services that they need. To ensure quality mental health care for all soldiers, family members can at times be included in their treatment.

All Mental Health Services are provided confidentially and through a multidisciplinary approach to manage the psychological, emotional, and spiritual needs of our clients. Services available include screening, assessment and diagnosis of mental health conditions; brief supportive counselling; psychoeducation; couple’s therapy; individual psychotherapy (various evidence-based modalities); addictions treatment; and medication management. Our department also supports operations and members through pre/post deployment screenings; OUTCAN screenings; semi-isolated/isolated posting screenings; and social work reports.

Our team consists of Addiction Counsellors, Chaplains, Mental Health Nurses, Psychiatrists, Psychologists and Social Workers. We also can access Occupational Therapists in the community. 

Access to Mental Health Services can be done through self-referrals by presenting to the walk-in clinic at 42 Health Services Centre (building A-47) or by referrals from medical staff. Certain services (Social Work Reports for Compassionate Status or Posting, etc.) must be requested by Unit Commanding Officers/supervisors.

For further information, you can reach Mental Health Services at 506-357-6482. The Mental Health Clinic is open by phone Monday to Friday from 0730-1530 hours. 

Psychosocial Services

  • Short term therapy for symptoms related to stressors, anger management, relationship issues, mild depressive and anxiety symptoms.
  • No referral required. 

General Mental Health/Operational Trauma Stress Support Center

  • Psychiatry for assessments and medication management.
  • Therapy for treatment of mental health conditions.
  • Referral needed.

Addictions Counsellor

  • Assessment of addictions issues.
  • Treatment of addictions issues.
  • Referral needed.



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Accessing After Hours Care


While the clinic is closed, personnel requiring urgent medical attention should report to the nearest civilian medical facility. Personnel are required to present their Blue Cross card and Military ID.


Members are encouraged to call New Brunswick Tele-Care with after-hours questions relating to health information or accessing medical care after hours by dialing 811.

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Residential Housing Units

Residential Housing Units

5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown's 1496 Residential Housing Units (RHUs) are located within the boundaries of the Town of Oromocto. In addition to the By-Laws of the Town of Oromocto, occupants of RHUs must comply with the provisions of DAOD 5024-0, DND Living Accommodation and the Canadian Forces Housing Agency License Agreement.

The Canadian Forces Housing Agency (CFHA) manages military housing on behalf of the Department of National Defence and locally works very closely with the 5th Canadian Division Support Group Personnel Support Services Branch. The CFHA office is located in building F-20 at 15 Hazen Crescent, Oromocto.

Inquiries can be directed to 506-446-3930, faxed to 506-446-3928 or sent via email to


New Brunswick Military Family Resource Centre

A45 St Lawrence Ave
Oromocto, NB  E2V 4J5

Phone: 506-422-2000 ext. 3352
Toll Free:1-877-280-3636
Fax: 506-422-1444

Serving all Military Families in New Brunswick

Welcome to the New Brunswick Military Family Resource Centre! We recognize that families come in all shapes and sizes. The New Brunswick Military Family Resource Centre (NBMFRC) is here to work with you and your family. Whether you just heard that you are coming to New Brunswick or are new to the area, or have lived here for a long time, you will enjoy the many programs, activities and special events available to you and your family.  A family is made up of individuals who support you, the serving member.  The NBMFRC recognizes that family units are extremely varied, including single members, couples without children, couples with children, parents of serving members, empty nesters, pet owners, and any variations of the above.  Please know that we provide services, support, information and referrals for ALL types of families.  We may have a licensed daycare onsite, but our building also houses supports and program areas for all ages and family dynamics.


To support the well-being of Military Families by responding to their evolving needs and celebrating their strengths.


Empowered and connected Military Families

Who We Are

The NBMFRC is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life for military families. A volunteer Board of Directors comprised of a minimum of 51% military spouses, Canadian Armed Forces members and Ex-Officio members govern our organization. The Centre's main source of funding is provided through a partnership with Military Family Services (MFS), and 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown. Additional funding is realized through user fees, donations, fundraisers, federal and provincial grants and contributions from our community.

MFRCs are individual non-profits and though we all share 4 mandated service delivery components, we function independently from one another. This allows us to cater specifically to the needs of our families residing in New Brunswick, and form collaborative partnerships with local service providers to enhance the programs and services we are able to offer.  This means that although you may receive certain programs and services from us, the official job titles and community needs in other service areas may call upon their MFRCs to do things a little differently. Ultimately, we are grateful for the individuality this independence allows us, as we are able to listen to the suggestions from our members and their families, and tailor our approaches to suit their unique needs.

Family Transition

  • Welcome and Community Integration
    • GMFRC Welcome Program
    • Posting Education
  • Information & Referral
    • Community Guide and Calendars
    • Working with Reserve Units
  • Employment and Education Assistance
    • Career exploration assistance
    • Job Search support
    • Resume writing & translation
    • Interview practice
    • Networking information and support
    • Employment insurance information
    • Self-employment information and referral
    • Education and training information
    • Job Search Newsletter
  • Personal Growth and Development Programs
    • Educational
    • Self Care & Self Improvement Workshops
    • Leisure
  • Second Language Services
    • For Military Spouses

Deployment & Family Support

  • Outreach, Information, Support and Assistance to Families of Deployed CF Members
    • Children' & Adult Deployment Program
    • Pre-Deployment & Reunion 
    • Pre-Deployment & Reunion Briefings
    • Coffee Evenings
    • Free Deployment Childcare
    • Free Overseas Mail Drop-Off Location
    • Special Events
    • Warm Heart Line Telephone Support

Mental Health

  • Education and Prevention
  • Self-Help Groups
  • Assessment and Referral
  • Short-Term Intervention and Crisis Support

Child & Youth Development & Parenting Support

  • Activities and Initiatives for Children & Youth
    • Early Childhood Programs @ NBMFRC
    • Children’s Programs @ NBMFRC
    • Preteen & Teen Programs @ Youth Centre located at 135 St Lawrence Ave. Tel: 446-5157 
  • Parent/Caregiver Education and Support
  • Emergency Child Care
  • Casual Child Care
  • Child Care; Summer Day Camp; After School Program

Volunteer Leadership & Community Development

  • Various Volunteer Placements
  • Orientation, Training & Skill Development
  • Recognition Activities
  • Opportunities to Share Skills
  • Board of Directors
  • Youth Core

Mission Statement

« Promote and facilitate community-based services and resources that strengthen military families and communities. »


Vision Statement

« Resourceful, resilient military families in a supportive community. »

Military History Museum

New Brunswick Military History Museum


The mission of the New Brunswick Military History Museum is to acquire, conserve, research, exhibit, and interpret artefacts and archival documents that illustrate the history and heritage of the military forces in New Brunswick, and New Brunswickers at war, during peacetime, and on UN/NATO duty to Canadian Armed Forces personnel and to the public at large.

About Us

The New Brunswick Military History Museum showcases the rich military history of New Brunswick dating from the mid-17th century to the present day. Visitors can step back in time and explore this heritage through interactive and life-sized exhibits. Join us and discover our military’s stories of triumph and sacrifice. 


  • guided tours
  • educational programs
  • reference library
  • historical research
  • Wolastoq Conference Room
  • Patronage Wall commemoration plaques

Accessible to military personnel as well as members of the public. Hours vary seasonally. 


In order to tell our story, we rely on donations of uniforms, weapons, medals, books, photographs and other artifacts. Items from the 1700s to present day are required from all elements; Army, Navy and Airforce. Provenance – known history of the item such as owner or use – helps us fit the item into the story line and greatly increases its value both to the museum and to Canadian military history.

Although we receive partial funding as a military museum, funds required for routine operations must be generated from local resources. This includes grants and donations from interested organizations and individuals. Donations may be used for a variety of purposes including hiring staff and helping to pay for a new facility. Tax receipts will be issued for any amount over $10.00.

Your support is greatly appreciated.


506-422-2000 ext. 1304
Building A5, Walnut St.
5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown
Oromocto, New Brunswick E2V 3J4


Post Office

Military Post Office

Mail service at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown is provided by Military Post Office (MPO) 102. 

MPO 102 provides most of the services offered by Canada Post and is open to base personnel and their dependants as well as to the local community. 

The post office is located in the Canex building and hours of operation are 0800-l600 hours Monday through Friday. 

Mail is delivered to addressees through units by using the following address format:

Service Number, Rank, Initials and Surname
5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown
PO Box 17000 Stn Forces
Oromocto NB  E2V 4J5

Further information may be obtained by contacting the post office at 506-422-2000, local 3182



Since 1969, SISIP Financial Services (SISIP FS) has been providing financial products and services exclusively to the military community. SISIP FS strives to provide serving and former Canadian Forces (CF) members and their families with the best financial solutions, by planning products and services tailored to the unique lifestyle of the CF community.

SISIP FS has a vast network of financial professionals in 18 offices located on most of the major bases/wings across Canada. You may wish to contact our local office (just past the entrance in the parking lot across from the CANEX mall ), where we will be pleased to provide further information on our comprehensive services and assist you with any of your financial needs.

Services available:

  • Term Life and Disability Insurance
  • Financial Planning
  • Financial Counselling
  • Financial Education Program
  • Loans and grants through Soldier On Trust and Bank of Montreal.

1-800-267-6681/ 506-357-3666

Pipes and Drums

Pipes and Drums

The 5 Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown (CDSB) Pipes and Drums is a military pipe band located on 5 CDSB Gagetown in Oromocto, New Brunswick. They provide top quality musical performance on behalf of the 5th Canadian Division of the Canadian Army in support of ceremonies, parades, functions, and events on base, across Canada as well as internationally. The band is run by two full-time members of the Pipes and Drums trade; a Pipe Major and Drum Instructor. These positions are regular force positions filled by CAF members who pass an audition and application process to ensure the highest musical standard. The main body of the group includes serving CAF members of various trades, Veterans, and civilians who volunteer their time to take part in band performances and improve their musical skills. Many band members are also active members of the pipes and drums community, competing in solo and band events in North America and Scotland throughout the year. The band is sometimes accompanied by highland dancers to further enrich performances with highland culture. 5 CDSB Gagetown Pipes and Drums appears at the courtesy of Commanding Officer of Personnel Support Services Branch, 5th Canadian Division Support Group.

Contact Us

5 CDSB Gagetown Pipes and Drums 
att: Pers Sp Svcs, 5 CDSB Gagetown
PO Box 17000, Oromocto, NB  E2V 4J5

Phone: 506-422-2000, Ext. 2528 or 7126

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