Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 19, 2012 10:32 ET

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

Please be advised that this event has been cancelled.

VALCARTIER, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 19, 2012) - 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.

Contact Information

  • To reach Minister Blaney's Cabinet,
    please contact Jean-Christophe de le Rue
    Press Secretary