VANCOUVER, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - On May 25, the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will join 14 Canadian Veterans of the Korean War and a group of local cadets for a departure ceremony in advance of events in Korea commemorating the Korean War.
The Minister is accompanying 14 Canadian Veterans of the Korean War and their caregivers as they participate in the Revisit Korea Program, organized annually by the Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs of the Republic of Korea for Veterans of the Korean War.
Members of the media who wish to cover this event and interview members of the delegation may contact Veterans Affairs Canada at [email protected].
SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada
For further information: Media inquiries: Media Relations, Veterans Affairs Canada, 613-992-7468, [email protected]; Alex Wellstead, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs, [email protected]