Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

August 18, 2006 15:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of Veterans Affairs to Visit Saskatoon

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 18, 2006) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs is making a special visit to the City of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on Sunday, August 20, 2006. Minister Thompson is visiting the region to participate in two important events - the presentation of the Minister of Veterans Affiars Commendation Awards and the Canada Remembers International Air Show.



Presentation of Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation Awards
Date: August 20, 2006
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Saskatoon Inn Hotel, Manitoba Room, 2002 Airport
Drive, Saskatoon, SK

Canada Remembers International Air Show
Date: August 20, 2006
Time 12:15 p.m.
Location: John G. Diefenbaker International Airport, 2625
Airport Drive, Saskatoon, SK


Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Pamela Price
    Media Relations Advisor
    (902) 368-0294
    or
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Richard Roik
    Special Assistant - Communications
    (613) 996-4649
    www.vac-acc.gc.ca