Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

April 20, 2009 12:36 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of Veterans Affairs Honours Ontario Citizens

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 20, 2009) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to ten citizens of Ontario. 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.



The recipients of the Commendation are:

Charles H. Belzile, Ottawa Muriel MacDonald, Ottawa
Tom Brooks, Ottawa Isabelle Mercier, Thunder Bay
Paul Greensides, Ottawa Sharon Scott, Thunder Bay
Tim Gushue, Brighton Gerald Wharton, Ottawa
Gordon Jenkins, Ottawa Terence Whitty, Ottawa

Location: Ballroom B
Crowne Plaza Hotel
101 Lyon Street
Ottawa, Ontario

Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Time: 11:00 a.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