Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

August 08, 2011 15:31 ET

Media Advisory: Member of Parliament Jacques Gourde Honours Canadian Peacekeepers in Quebec City

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 8, 2011) - On behalf of the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Jacques Gourde, Member of Parliament for Lotbinière—Chutes-de-la-Chaudière, will attend the first National Peacekeepers' Day ceremony to be held in Quebec City.

The ceremony will take place at the Monument de la Bravoure, which was inaugurated in 2010.

Location: Monument de la Bravoure, Place George V, Quebec City

Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    613-992-7468

    Jean-Pierre J. Godbout
    Communications Advisor
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    Quebec Region
    514-283-2198
    Cell: 514-209-1622

    Jean-Christophe de le Rue
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    613-996-4649