Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 14, 2012 12:10 ET

Media Advisory: Senator Fabian Manning to Make Announcement at Canadian Forces Station St. John's

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Aug. 14, 2012) - ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland - On behalf of the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, Senator Fabian Manning will make an announcement related to the commemoration of the War of 1812, at Canadian Forces Station (CFS) St. John's. Media are invited to attend.

When: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 12:30 p.m.

Where: Front entrance of Fort Pepperell Mess, Building 309, CFS St. John's, from which media will be escorted to the location of the announcement.

Notes to editor / news director: To confirm attendance, interested media are requested to contact Land Force Atlantic Area Public Affairs Officer, Major Mark Gough at (902) 427-7576, or by e-mail at:, no later than 4 p.m., August 14. Media are requested to be at the front entrance of Fort Pepperell Mess, no later than 11:45 a.m. to allow for the set up of recording devices.

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