Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

Land Force Central Area - Dept of National Defence

June 29, 2011 09:00 ET

Public Service Announcement: Memorial Motorcade for Our Fallen Soldier Schedule

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 29, 2011) - The motorcade carrying our fallen soldier, Master Corporal Francis Roy, of the Canadian Special Operations Regiment, based at CFB Petawawa, Ontario, serving in Afghanistan as a member of the Special Operations Task Force, will be travelling on Highway 401 West, Wednesday afternoon, June 29, 2011.

The aircraft carrying our fallen comrade will arrive at 8 Wing, Canadian Forces Base Trenton, on Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at 2 p.m. The motorcade is expected to leave the base no later than 3 p.m., and travelling west on the "Highway of Heroes," is expected to arrive in Toronto at approximately 5 p.m. Motorists are advised this may cause a delay in traffic.

NOTE TO EDITORS:

For more information, please contact Captain Jennifer Jones, 8 Wing/CFB Trenton Public Affairs Officer, Tel: (613) 243-6358 or e-mail: jennifer.jones@forces.gc.ca.

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