Department of National Defence



Department of National Defence

May 13, 2013 14:31 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Ashfield to Announce Investments and Contract Awarding at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 13, 2013) - The Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister for Fisheries and Oceans and Minister of Atlantic Gateway and Member of Parliament of the Federal Constituency of Fredericton, will make an announcement on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Members of the media are invited to attend the event.

When: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. ADT
Where: Military Family Resource Centre, Canadian Forces Base Gagetown
A45 St Lawrence Ave.
Oromocto, NB
What: Minister Ashfield will announce an investment related to the Government of Canada's commitment to providing the Canadian Armed Forces with the resources they need to conduct their important missions.

Notes to editor / news director: Media interested in attending this event are asked to RSVP by phone or email to Captain Jamie Donovan, Canadian Forces Base Gagetown Public Affairs Officer, at 506-422-2000 ext 750 by 4 p.m. on May 14. Media attending this event will need to present photo identification.

Contact Information

  • Fredericton Office of the Hon. Keith Ashfield
    506-452-4110

    Information: 1-866-377-0811/613-996-2353
    www.forces.gc.ca