Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

September 29, 2011 16:44 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Blaney to Take Part in Military Training with Members of the Canadian Forces

LES ÉBOULEMENTS, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 29, 2011) - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will be joining members of the Canadian Forces for military training and a crossing of the St. Lawrence River between Les Éboulements and Isle-aux-Coudres in the Charlevoix area.

Media are invited to the landing at Isle-aux-Coudres. Once the crossing of the St. Lawrence is over, the Minister of Veterans Affairs will be available to meet members of the media on the shores of Isle-aux-Coudres.

Location: Les Éboulements City Hall
248 Du Village Street
Date: Saturday, October 1, 2011
Time: 6:45 a.m. – should end around 11:00 a.m.

Contact Information

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

    Codie Taylor
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    613-996-4649

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