/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Kent Hehr to honour Veterans at Candlelight Tribute/

OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa, and Mr. Stephen Quick, Director General, Canadian War Museum, will attend a Candlelight Tribute in honour of Canada's Veterans, as part of Veterans' Week 2016.



Canadian War Museum

1 Vimy Place

Ottawa, Ontario

K1A 0M8


Monday, November 7, 2016


6:40 p.m. EST (arrival)

7:00 p.m. EST (start)

8:00 p.m. EST (finish)


There are countless ways to express your gratitude and appreciation for Canada's brave men and women in uniform. To learn more about the service and sacrifices of Canada's fallen, Veterans and Canadian Armed Forces personnel, visit canada.ca/rememberthem.


SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada

For further information: Media inquiries: Media Relations, Veterans Affairs Canada, 613-992-7468, vac.media-medias.acc@vac-acc.gc.ca; Sarah McMaster, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs, 613-996-4649


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