Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

September 27, 2010 21:44 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Will Announce Additional Support to Seriously Injured Military Personnel and Their Families

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2010) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture), will announce additional support from the Government of Canada for seriously injured Canadian Forces personnel and their families.

When: Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Conference Room D, 2 North Tower
National Defence Headquarters
101 Colonel By Dr
Ottawa, ON
Time: 12:00 p.m.

Media are asked to arrive by 11:30 a.m. Entrance will be through the Nicholas Street security gate. 

Media may join the news conference by telephone at the following number: 1-877-974-0446 for all calls from within North America: 416-644-3416 for calls from outside North America. 

Media wishing to attend are required to pre-register online at no later than 12:15 tomorrow.

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