Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

July 26, 2011 09:00 ET

Medias Advisory: Minister of Veterans Affairs Honours Exceptional Canadians From Ontario

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 26, 2011) - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will decorate twenty citizens of Ontario with the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation during a ceremony in Mississauga.

The recipients of the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation are:

Ted Barris, Uxbridge Evelyn Kelly, Toronto
Donald Cameron, Etobicoke Mary Anne Kemp, Oshawa
Paul Cane, Drayton Donald Kerr, Port Perry
Richard Carriere, Cobourg George MacDonell, Toronto
Kristin Courtney, Oakville Alan MacGregor, Courtice
Douglas Finney, Oshawa George McKiel, Toronto
Stanley Hicks, Dundas Jack Myers, Wawa
Paul Hooper, London William (Bill) Siddall, Wheatley
Wayne Johnston, Whitby Fernand Taillefer, Barrie
HooJung Jones, Ancaster Allan Williams, Oshawa
Location: McCallion Ballroom
Delta Meadowvale Hotel
6750 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, Ontario
Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Time: 8:30 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Manager
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    613-992-7468

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