Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada
How will you remember?

How will you remember?

November 06, 2009 14:53 ET

Media Advisory: Candlelight Ceremony Marks Veterans' Week 2009 in Halifax

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 6, 2009) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will attend a private Candlelight Ceremony at Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building to honour resident Veterans and mark Veterans' Week 2009.



Location: Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building
Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre
5955 Veterans' Memorial Lane
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Date: Monday, November 9, 2009

Time: 6:30 p.m.


Canadian Veterans are ordinary men and women who did extraordinary things. During Veterans' Week, we not only pay tribute to all Canadian Veterans, we honour those who continue to serve our country today in Afghanistan and other areas of conflict.

This Veterans' Week, Canadians will come together to honour those who have sacrificed so much to make our world a safer place. This Veterans' Week, how will you remember? Learn more at www.vac-acc.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    613-992-7468
    or
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Richard Roik
    Director of Communications
    613-996-4649