Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

June 11, 2009 16:43 ET

Media Advisory: Local Veteran Recognized for Lifetime of Service to Comrades

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - June 11, 2009) - Senator Fabian Manning, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to Second World War Veteran John Adams. The Commendation is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves by contributing to the care and well-being of Veterans and to the remembrance of their contributions, sacrifices and achievements.



Location: Atrium, Veterans Wing
Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavilion
100 Forest Road
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Date: Friday, June 12, 2009

Time: 3:00 p.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