TORONTO, April 6 /CNW/ - On Monday, April 9, Premier McGuinty and the
Honourable James K. Bartleman, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will attend a
special Ceremony of Remembrance marking the 90th anniversary of Canada's
victory at Vimy Ridge. The ceremony will be held at the Veterans' Memorial at
"We owe a great debt of gratitude to the thousands of Canadians who
risked or gave their lives in the Battle of Vimy Ridge," said Premier
McGuinty. "It is our solemn duty as citizens to remember their sacrifice,
honour their selfless courage and preserve the peace they earned for us - on
this anniversary and always."
When: Monday, April 9 at 9:45 a.m.
Where: Veterans' Memorial
Front lawn, Legislative Building
For directions to the memorial or for more information on the ceremony,
Ontarians can visit ontario.ca/veterans.
Note: Satellite trucks will be permitted to park on the east side of the
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For further information:
For further information: Premier's Media Office, (416) 314-8975