Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

January 17, 2012 10:34 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of Veterans Affairs Honours Exceptional Citizens from Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 17, 2012) - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present 13 citizens from Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba with the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation during a ceremony in Calgary.

The recipients of the Commendation are: Ronald Anderson, Winnipeg, MB
Barry Burns, Winnipeg, MB
Michael Detheridge, Calgary, AB
Bruce Henwood, Calgary, AB
Dale Lamoureux, Grand Marais, MB
Alvin MacFarlane, Calgary, AB
Jasmine McGuin, Prince Albert, SK
Patrick Morgan, Calgary, AB
Gerald Morrison, Cochrane, AB
Raymond Sawchuk, Winnipeg, MB
Karen Storwick, Calgary, AB
Gerald Tait, Saskatoon, SK
Audrey Wiberg, Saskatoon, SK
Location: Delta Calgary Airport
Garden Court Ballroom
2001 Airport Road NE
Calgary, AB
Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Time: 8:30 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