Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 18, 2012 22:17 ET

Media Advisory/Cancelled: Minister of Veterans Affairs to Make Announcement at Canadian Forces Base Valcartier

VALCARTIER, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - July 18, 2012) - Please be advised that this event has been cancelled.

The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Member of Parliament for Lévis-Bellechasse, will make an announcement at the Valcartier Garrison on behalf of the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence. Media are invited to attend.

When: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 2 p.m.
Where: Valcartier Garrison's main gate from which media will be escorted to the location of the announcement.

Notes to editor / news director: To confirm attendance, interested media are requested to contact Valcartier Garrison Public Affairs Officer, Captain Elizabeth Tremblay-Lewicki at 418-844-5000 ext. 5880, or by e-mail at:, no later than 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 19, 2012. Media are requested to be at the gate no later than 1:15 p.m.

To reach Minister Blaney's Cabinet, please contact Jean-Christophe de le Rue, Press Secretary at 613-996-4649

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