Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

September 09, 2010 11:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of Veterans Affairs Honours Twelve Citizens from the Lower Mainland of British Columbia

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 9, 2010) - John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, representing the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture), will decorate twelve citizens from the Lower Mainland of British Columbia with the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation during a ceremony that will be held this Friday in Vancouver.

The recipients of the Commendation are:

Scott Browning, Vancouver Grant McAvoy, Mission
Jeff Davis, Maple Ridge Harry Moon, Burnaby
Kathy Ensor, Port Coquitlam Robert Provost, Chilliwack
Vince Hands, Maple Ridge Bryan Quinlan, West Vancouver
Jim Harris, Chilliwack Brian Seward, North Vancouver
James Lobe', Chilliwack Robert Siddons, Coquitlam
Location: Westin Bayshore, Salon D
  1601 Bayshore Drive,Vancouver, BC
Date: Friday, September 10, 2010
Time: 9:00 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Sophie Doucet
    Director of Communications
    Cell.: 613-608-3252
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    Chris Brasher
    Regional Communications Officer