/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Pierre Poilievre commemorates the 98th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge/

OTTAWA, April 8, 2015 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Erin O'Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Minister Pierre Poilievre will join Canadian and French officials, Veterans, Canadian Armed Forces personnel, youth and cadets in a commemorative ceremony honouring Canadians who fought at Vimy Ridge during the First World War.

The public and media are invited to participate in the commemorative ceremony.


National War Memorial

Confederation Square



Thursday, April 9, 2015


10:00 a.m.


SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada

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


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