Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

February 23, 2011 11:21 ET

Media Advisory: The Department of National Defence to Make an Announcement on the Identification of the Remains of A First World War Soldier

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2011) - The Honourable Laurie Hawn, Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of National Defence, will make an announcement at the Loyal Edmonton Military Museum on the identification of the remains of a First World War soldier.

When: 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2011.
   
Where: Loyal Edmonton Regiment Military Museum - Prince of Wales Heritage Centre, 10440 108 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alta.

NOTES TO EDITOR / NEWS DIRECTOR :

For more information, and to confirm attendance, please contact Captain Peter Fuerbringer, 41 Canadian Brigade Group Public Affairs Officer, at peter.fuerbringer@forces.gc.ca or 403-921-7525. Please register no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 23, 2011.

Media interested in covering this event must arrive at the Loyal Edmonton Military Museum no later than 10:45 a.m. Parking is available at the front of the building.

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