Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

September 15, 2005 16:42 ET

VAC/Media Advisory : Minister Guarnieri to Pay Tribute to Veterans in the Maritimes

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 15, 2005) - The Honourable Albina Guarnieri, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will be in Woodstock, New Brunswick on Saturday, September 17, to announce a new Government of Canada program to support community remembrance in honour of Veterans.

Event: Government of Canada announcement of a community-based
remembrance program in honour of Veterans
Date: Saturday, September 17
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Cenotaph on the County Court House lawn, Woodstock, NB

Local media are invited to attend.

2005 is the Year of the Veteran: Celebrate. Honour. Thank. Remember. Teach.

Contact Information

  • Media Enquiries:
    A/Regional Director, Canada Remembers, Atlantic Region
    Nadine Girouard
    (902) 426-1702
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Corey Hobbs
    Director of Communications
    (613) 947-4908