Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 05, 2008 22:04 ET

Media Advisory: Announcement by Minister of National Defence

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 5, 2008) - The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will make an announcement in the Wardroom at CFB Halifax (Stadacona) at 8 a.m. tomorrow (Wednesday, August 6) on an upcoming ship deployment.



Where: Stadacona site of CFB Halifax, Nova Scotia Room of Wardroom
(Officers Mess/Juno Tower).

Date: Wednesday, August 6th 2008

Time: 8:00 a.m. (Atlantic)


NOTE TO EDITORS: This announcement will take place in the Wardroom's Nova Scotia Room. Media are asked to enter Stadacona through main gate off Gottingen St where they will be directed to the designated parking area. Please confirm attendance with Joint Task Force Atlantic Public Affairs (JTFA PA), Maj Paul Doucette, at 902-427-3766 or after hours through the Duty PA Officer at 902-452-4280.

Contact Information

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