/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to mark 99th anniversary of Battles of the Somme and Beaumont-Hamel/

OTTAWA, June 30, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On behalf of the Honourable Erin O'Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Senator David Wells will participate in a commemorative ceremony in Ottawa to mark the 99th anniversary of the Battles of the Somme and Beaumont-Hamel.


National War Memorial


Wednesday, July 1, 2015


8:30 a.m.


For more information on the Battles of the Somme and Beaumont-Hamel, and on the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial, visit veterans.gc.ca.



SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada

For further information: Media inquiries: 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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