Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

October 18, 2007 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Coast Guard Honours Own With Memorial

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 18, 2007) - The Honourable Loyola Hearn, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will unveil a memorial to honour employees who have lost their life while in the service of the Coast Guard. He will be joined for the event by family members of those being honoured, as well as a number of dignitaries.

The ceremony will take place in the courtyard of the Canadian Coast Guard College campus, 1190 Westmount Road, beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2007.

Media representatives should arrive at the gate by 10:30 a.m. and will be directed by the attendant.

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Catherine Barratt
    Communications
    613-899-1844