Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

September 16, 2011 10:02 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux to Attend Vars Cenotaph Rededication

VARS, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 16, 2011) - On behalf of the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Pierre Lemieux, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Member of Parliament for Glengarry—Prescott—Russell, will join the Vars Community Association as they rededicate the newly renovated Vars Cenotaph.

The rededication ceremony will include a parade, a traditional remembrance ceremony and speeches by local dignitaries.

Location: Vars Cenotaph (corner of Buckland and Rockdale roads)
Vars, ON
Date: Sunday, September 18, 2011
Time: 2:00 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