OTTAWA, July 8, 2013 /CNW/ -The Royal Canadian Mint will honour Canadian Veterans of the Korean War by unveiling a special-edition silver dollar commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice.
|Where:|| Canadian War Museum (Gallery 4 - The Korean War)
1 Vimy Place
|When:|| Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Arrival: 9:45 am
Remarks and unveil: 10:00 am
|Who:|| The Honourable Steven Blaney, P.C., M.P., Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister for La Francophonie
Ian E. Bennett, President and CEO, Royal Canadian Mint
The Honourable Yonah Martin, Senator (British Columbia)
Bill Black, President, Unit 7, Korea Veterans Association
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SOURCE: Government of Canada
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