/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada committed to improving services and supports for Canada's Veterans/

WINNIPEG, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Erin O'Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will highlight the Government of Canada's commitment to improving services benefitting Veterans and their families.


17 Wing Winnipeg Hangar
715 Wihuri Road, Winnipeg


Thursday, March 19, 2015


9:00 a.m. CT


*Note: In order to access the base, media must RSVP to Captain Bettina McCulloch-Drake at 204-833-2500 local 6499, no later than 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 18.

Media are asked to arrive no later than 8:15 a.m. at the 17 Wing Fitness and Recreation Centre located at 680 Wihuri Road, off Whytewold Road. Parking is available at the building. A bus will transport all media representatives at 8:30 a.m. sharp to the announcement site. (Transport will be available back to the parking lot at the conclusion of the event.)


SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada

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


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