Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

June 29, 2012 10:45 ET

Media Advisory: Senator Norm Doyle to Honour the 1st Newfoundland Regiment at Ceremony in St. John's

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - June 29, 2012) - On behalf of the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Norm Doyle, Senator for Newfoundland and Labrador, will participate in a commemorative ceremony marking the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme at Beaumont-Hamel in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Location: National War Memorial
St. John's, N.L.
Date: Sunday, July 1, 2012
Time: 10:50 a.m.

Contact Information

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

    Jean-Christophe de le Rue
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    613-996-4649