RFI - Canadian rank ettiquette question, any Canucks in?

Discussion in 'Canada' started by Silent_ell, Oct 13, 2010.

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  1. Just a quick one, although possibly a long shot. What would an officer call a Canadian Master Warrant Officer at the start of an Email?

    MWO?
    Sgt Major <second name>?
    Master?

    Answers on a postcard please.

    S_E
     
  2. Bouillabaisse

    Bouillabaisse LE Book Reviewer

    "Dear Master Warrant Officer ..." might be pedantic but would hardly be incorrect. Then see what he signs himself as
     
  3. Thanks for the reply. Good call I think, will do.
     
  4. MWOs are generally initially addressed as "Master Warrant Officer Labatt", or "Sergeant-Major Labatt" (if they hold that appointment), and thereafter as "Sir" or "Ma'am".