Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

September 10, 2014 11:07 ET

Media Advisory: Department of National Defence

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 10, 2014) - Media are invited to watch the military pageantry and pomp of The Toronto Scottish Regiment (Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother's Own) marching with their Pipes and Drums and guards in an historic Freedom of the City parade on Saturday, September 20 at 11:00 a.m. in Mississauga Celebration Square.

Mayor Hazel McCallion, in one of her last official acts after more than 35 years as mayor of Mississauga, will present the regiment with the honour of the "Freedom of the City of Mississauga," an ancient custom allowing the regiment the right to march through the city with its bayonets fixed and its colours flying.

When: 11 a.m., Saturday, September 20, 2014

Where: Celebration Square, Mississauga Civic Centre, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, ON

What: Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion grants the Toronto Scottish Regiment 'Freedom of the City of Mississauga'

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