Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

June 05, 2007 14:55 ET

Media Advisory/VAC: Minister to Take Part in Roll of Honour Rededication

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 5, 2007) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will take part in a ceremony rededicating an amended Roll of Honour at the Arnprior Legion Branch #174 on June 6, 2007. Prior to the rededication, Minister Thompson will attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the Arnprior Cenotaph at 11:00 a.m. The names of 70 men and women who lost their lives in service to their country during the First World War, Second World War and Korean War have been added to the amended Roll of Honour.

Members of the media are invited to attend.



Where: Arnprior Cenotaph
350 John Street North
Arnprior, Ontario

When: Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Time: 11:00 a.m.


Interviews and photo opportunities can be arranged on-site with Veterans Affairs Canada officials and Veterans.

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    613-992-7468
    or
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Gerald A. Lefebvre
    Director of Communications
    613-996-4649