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Harper Government improves accessibility for Veterans with disabilities in Stonewall

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, joined James Bezan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Selkirk–Interlake, to announce support that will improve access for Veterans and community members with disabilities in Stonewall.

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Harper Government improves accessibility for Veterans with disabilities in Stonewall

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, joined James Bezan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Selkirk–Interlake, to announce support that will improve access for Veterans and community members with disabilities in Stonewall.

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British Columbia and Yukon volunteers recognized for dedication to Canada’s Military Veterans

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations presented by the Honourable Erin O’Toole at ceremony in Richmond

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British Columbia and Yukon volunteers recognized for dedication to Canada’s Military Veterans

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations presented by the Honourable Erin O’Toole at ceremony in Richmond

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Canadian Armed Forces Participate in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

From July 21-24, 2015, a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) contingent will participate in the 99th annual International Four Day Marches Nijmegen,

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Canadian Armed Forces Participate in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

From July 21-24, 2015, a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) contingent will participate in the 99th annual International Four Day Marches Nijmegen,

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Minister Finley Announces Infrastructure Investment for Simcoe Armoury

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

SIMCOE, ONTARIO – The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Member of Parliament for Haldimand – Norfolk, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino,

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Minister Finley Announces Infrastructure Investment for Simcoe Armoury

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

SIMCOE, ONTARIO – The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Member of Parliament for Haldimand – Norfolk, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino,

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Federal Infrastructure Investments Across Canada and in Simcoe

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Department of National Defence has received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities

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Federal Infrastructure Investments Across Canada and in Simcoe

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Department of National Defence has received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities

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Parade to celebrate Canadian military participation in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

OTTAWA – Media are invited to attend the Departure Parade of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members participating in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches. General Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff, will be the Reviewing Officer.

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Parade to celebrate Canadian military participation in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

OTTAWA – Media are invited to attend the Departure Parade of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members participating in the 2015 Nijmegen Marches. General Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff, will be the Reviewing Officer.

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Member of Parliament Dave Van Kesteren Announces Investment for Chatham Armoury

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 13, 2015 – CHATHAM, ONTARIO – Dave Van Kesteren, Member of Parliament for Chatham-Kent-Essex, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced a $540,000 investment for numerous improvements to th…

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Member of Parliament Dave Van Kesteren Announces Investment for Chatham Armoury

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 13, 2015 – CHATHAM, ONTARIO – Dave Van Kesteren, Member of Parliament for Chatham-Kent-Essex, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced a $540,000 investment for numerous improvements to th…

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Highlights of New Federal Infrastructure Investments in Chatham, Ontario

Posted July 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is the custodian of a broad range of infrastructure and is committed to maintaining and improving infrastructure across the country

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Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Fredericton returns from Operation REASSURANCE

Posted July 12, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 12, 2015 – HALIFAX – Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton returned to its home port of Halifax, Nova Scotia, today, after a successful seven-month deployment in the Mediterranean Sea on Operation REASSURANCE, Canada’s contribution to NAT…

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Minister of Veterans Affairs announces Government of Canada support for Canada Remembers Our Heroes “Tribute to Veterans” air show

Posted July 11, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon–Rosetown–Biggar, on behalf of the Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today announced Government of Canada funding for the Canada Remembers Our Heroes “Tribute to Veterans” air show, hosted by the 602 Lynx Wing of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) Association

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Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to 10 British Columbia and Yukon residents for their contributions to remembrance and to the service and care of military Veterans

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Odin Camus takes the helm as Captain of Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Montréal for the day

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

July 10, 2015 – HALIFAX, N.S – Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Montréal has set sail this evening with Odin Camus, a 13 year-old boy from Peterborough, Ontario, who is looking to obtain the rank of honorary ship’s Captain before the ship returns to port this evening at 9 p.m.

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Government of Canada participates in Royal Canadian Legion Initiation Ceremony

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, helped induct Afghanistan Veteran Master Corporal (ret.) Jody Mitic into the Royal Canadian Legion Friday night in Ottawa

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Government of Canada supports 20th annual Tribute to Veterans Air Show in Saskatoon

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

On behalf of the Government of Canada, Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon–Rosetown–Biggar, will attend the Parade of Heroes, which will take place during the 20th Annual Canada Remembers Our Heroes “Tribute to Veterans” Air Show

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Canadian Armed Forces members to participate in the 2015 Pan Am Games

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members will compete in various sports in the 2015 Pan Am Games being held in Toronto, starting today.

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HMCS Fredericton returns home from Operation REASSURANCE

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The media are invited to attend the homecoming ceremony of Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton on July 12.

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Volunteers recognized for dedication to Canada’s Military Veterans

Posted July 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations presented at ceremony in Ottawa

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Minister Findlay Announces Investment for Canadian Armed Forces facility in New Westminster

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. – The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East,

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Federal Infrastructure Investments Across Canada and in New Westminster

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will present the Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to 28 Ontario and Quebec residents for their contributions to remembrance and to the service and care of Military Veterans

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Government of Canada attends Royal Canadian Legion Initiation Ceremony

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will be attending a dinner and initiation ceremony of new members at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 632 in Orléans

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30,000th Daily Ceremony at Menin Gate Commemorates Courage and Sacrifice of Fallen

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Daily tribute honours First World War soldiers with no known grave

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New Commander for Naval Reserve

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Commodore Marta Mulkins officially assumed command today of the reserve component of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) from Commodore David Craig during a change of command ceremony at the Naval Officer Training Centre Venture, in Esquimalt, British Columbia.

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Member of Parliament Colin Mayes Announces Infrastructure Investment at the Vernon Military Camp

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Colin Mayes, Member of Parliament for Okanagan-Shuswap, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today visited the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) installation in Vernon to announce a series of upgrades totalling …

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments for Defence Infrastructure Across Canada

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Revitalized defence infrastructure across Canada will provide the Canadian Armed Forces with the facilities they need to support troops, military families and the Reserve forces, as well as operations at home and abroad, and ensure the health and safet…

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Lieutenant-General Hood assumes Command of the Royal Canadian Air Force

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Command of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) officially changed hands at a ceremony held today at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa.

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Member of Parliament Michael Chong Announces Investment to Improve Georgetown Armoury Infrastructure

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

GEORGETOWN, ONTARIO – Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced investments worth nearly $609,000 to improve infrastructure at th…

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments across Canada and at the Georgetown Armoury

Posted July 9, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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Reminder: Deadline for Nominations for Légion d’honneur is July 10th

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

On May 21, 2015 the Honourable Erin O’Toole, Minister of Veterans Affairs, provided an update on the Légion d’honneur Program offered to Canadian Second World War Veterans by the Government of France

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Technical briefing to provide update on Canadian operations against ISIS

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Media are invited to attend a technical briefing on Canadian operations against ISIS on Thursday July 9, in Conference Room D, National Defence Headquarters.

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Minister Lebel Announces Infrastructure Investments at the Rouyn-Noranda Armoury

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of Nat…

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Member of Parliament John Duncan Announces Significant Investment at CFB Esquimalt to Improve Defence Infrastructure and Physical Security

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

John Duncan, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, on behalf of the Honorable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced three infrastructure investments worth $17.8 million. These investments over the next two y…

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Highlights of Significant New Federal Infrastructure Investments across Canada and at Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In November 2014, the Department of National Defence received $452 million for the repair and upgrade of Canadian Armed Forces facilities.

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