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REF NO.: 4

SUBJECT: 18th anniversary of unveiling of Merchant Navy Memorial

DATE: Sept. 9

Note to editors:

The Canadian Merchant Navy Veterans Association and Company of Master Mariners will hold the 18th anniversary of the unveiling of the Merchant Navy Memorial on Thursday, Sept. 10, at 12 p.m.

The ceremony will take place at the Merchant Navy Memorial outside of the Marine Institute of Memorial University’s Ridge Road campus.

Relatives and families of veterans, the public and media are welcome to attend. The 2015 commemoration will consist of a civil and religious ceremony.

In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held inside the Marine Institute.

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For more information, please contact Kim Thornhill, manager, marketing and communications, Fisheries and Marine Institute, at (709) 778-0544, kim.thornhill@mi.mun.ca.

 

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