Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

August 19, 2011 10:21 ET

Media Advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Robert Goguen to Pay Tribute to Veterans at Ceremony in Dieppe

DIEPPE, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - Aug. 19, 2011) - Robert Goguen, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Member of Parliament for Moncton–Riverview–Dieppe, on behalf of the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join Veterans, Canadian Forces members, community leaders and members of the public to pay tribute to Canadians who served during the Dieppe Raid in Normandy, France, on August 19, 1942.

Location: Veterans' Place (next to City Hall)
333 Acadie Avenue
Dieppe, New Brunswick
Date: Sunday, August 21, 2011
Time: The parade will form up at 1:40 p.m. and the ceremony will begin at 2:00 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    613-992-7468

    Michelle Wright
    A/Regional Director of Communications, Atlantic
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    902-426-0635
    Cell: 902-401-7691

    Codie Taylor
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    613-996-4649