Media Advisory - Government to Honour Lieutenant-Colonel Sam Sharpe

OTTAWA, July 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Erin O'Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, and the Honourable Andrew Scheer, Speaker of the House of Commons, will unveil plans for the placement of a bronze plaque to the memory of LCol Sam Sharpe. Upon completion, the plaque will be placed in Centre Block of Parliament.



Commonwealth Room, House of Commons
Wellington St.
Ottawa, ON


Thursday, July 30, 2015


11:30 a.m. EDT  


Entry to the event is restricted to journalists accredited through the Parliamentary Press Gallery. For more information on accreditation, contact Terry Guillon, Chief of the Press Gallery Secretariat, at 613-992-4511 or


SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada

For further information: Martin Magnan, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs, 613-996-4649; Media Relations, Veterans Affairs Canada, 613-992-7468


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