MONTREAL, April 4 /CNW Telbec/ - To commemorate the 90th Anniversary of
the Battle of Vimy Ridge, more than 500 recruits from the Canadian Forces
Leadership and Recruit School will take part in a torchlight parade at the
National Field of Honour. The candlelight tribute will take place under the
honorary presidency of Lieutenant-Colonel (retired) David Lloyd Hart in the
presence of veterans and members of their families, the general public and
elected representatives of the governments of Quebec and Canada.
Where: National Field of Honour
Pointe Claire, QC
(entry via Lakeview Cemetery and parking near the Gate of
When: Monday, April 9, 2007
Time: 6:45 p.m.
Interviews with veterans and members of the Canadian Forces can be
organized on site.
For further information:
For further information: Media Enquiries: Philippe Gillard-Ouellette,
Communication Officer, Veterans Affairs Canada, (514) 283-2198, Cell.: (514)
209-1622, firstname.lastname@example.org; Andrée-Anne Poulin, Public Affairs
Coordinator, Canadian Forces Leadership and Recruit School, (450) 358-7099
extension 6682, Poulin.A@forces.gc.ca; Robert Frank, Last Post Fund,