Royal Canadian mint to honour Canadian peacekeeping at annual public meeting
OTTAWA, Oct. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint will honour the thousands of Canadians who have proudly served as Peacekeepers by unveiling a silver collector coin commemorating the 50th anniversary of Canadian Peacekeeping in Cyprus.
During the annual public meeting, the Mint will also discuss its plans to commemorate the upcoming milestone anniversaries of the First and Second World Wars.
86 Aird Place
Monday, October 7, 2013
Arrival: 6:45 pm
Remarks and unveil: 7:00 pm
James B. Love, Chair of the Board of Directors, Royal Canadian Mint
Ian E. Bennett, President and CEO, Royal Canadian Mint
Gordon Moore, Dominion President, Royal Canadian Legion
About the Royal Canadian Mint
The Royal Canadian Mint is the Crown Corporation responsible for the minting and distribution of Canada's circulation coins. An ISO 9001-2008 certified company, the Mint is recognized as one of the largest and most versatile mints in the world, offering a wide range of specialized, high quality coinage products and related services on an international scale. For more information on the Mint, its products and services, visit www.mint.ca.
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