Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada
How will you remember?

How will you remember?

November 09, 2009 14:20 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Thompson Will Pay Tribute to Veterans at John Paul I High School

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 9, 2009) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join the students of John Paul I High School to pay tribute to Veterans during a special ceremony organized as part of Veterans' Week 2009. The event will also mark the 65th anniversary of the Italian Campaign, in which 93,000 Canadians participated.



Location: John Paul I High School
8455 Pre-Laurin Street
Borough of Saint-Leonard, Montreal, Quebec

Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Time: 10:15 a.m.


This year during 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
    or
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    Audrey Jacques
    Communication Advisor
    Quebec Communications Directorate
    514-283-7522
    514-830-0842