Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

September 12, 2011 10:55 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Eve Adams Honours Exceptional Citizens From Nova Scotia

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Sept 12, 2011) - Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present 12 citizens of Nova Scotia with the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation during a ceremony to be held in Halifax.

The recipients of the Commendation are:

Robert Barrett, Dartmouth John Gaetan, Scotchtown
Thomas Cane, Dartmouth Richard Halliday, East Clifford
Russell Farrell, Halifax Theodorus Martens, St. Peter's
Harry Ferguson, New Glasgow Donald McLeod, Bedford
Barry Keeler, Halifax Tremaine Sampson, Florence
Cordell Levy, Kingston Gerald Sigrist, Bridgewater

Location: The Westin Nova Scotian
Atlantic Ballroom
1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Time: 12:30 p.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