Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

June 13, 2008 16:20 ET

Media Advisory: Ceremony to Mark the 55th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 13, 2008) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, and His Excellency Soo Dong Kim, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, will mark the 55th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice at a wreath laying ceremony in Ottawa. Veterans of the Korean War will be in attendance.



Location: National War Memorial, Confederation Square

Date: Sunday, June 15, 2008

Time: 11:00 a.m.


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