Royal Canadian Mint to unveil circulation coin commemorating War of 1812 hero
OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint will make an announcement to unveil a circulation coin honouring a key historical figure from the War of 1812.
Fort George National Historic Site (Flag Bastion)
51 Queens Parade
Friday, October 12, 2012
Arrival: 9:45 am
Remarks and unveil: 10:00 am
|Who:||The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., Member of Parliament for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada|
|Mr. Ian E. Bennett, President and CEO, Royal Canadian Mint|
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