Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 05, 2012 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Ministers MacKay and Blaney Commemorate Canadian Forces Members and Their Families

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 5, 2012) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs Canada, will make a joint announcement on November 6, 2012, regarding an initiative to recognize the families and friends of deceased Canadian Forces members and to commemorate their lost loved-ones.

When: November 6, 2012, at 8:30 a.m. (EST)
Where: Conference Room D, 2 North Tower
National Defence Headquarters
101 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario

Notes to editor / news director: Media representatives are asked to arrive at 8 a.m. (EST). Entrance will be through the Nicholas Street security gate. Please note there is limited Sat Pad parking space available.

Media may listen to the news conference by telephone at the following numbers: 1-866- 250-4877 for all calls from within North America, or 1-416-644-3421 for calls from outside North America.

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