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Media Advisory: Legion and Wounded Warriors Canada Collaboration Announcement

Apr 8 2013 12:00AM



BARRHAVEN, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/08/13 -- The Dominion President of The Royal Canadian Legion, Mr. Gordon Moore, and the founder of the Wounded Warriors Canada, Mr. Wayne Johnston, will make a joint announcement on Thursday April 11th, 2013 regarding the services the Legion provides to Veterans with PTSD and other Operational Stress Injuries.

Representatives from Government, Canadian Forces, Veterans, Veterans Groups, Legion members and the public are welcome.

Location: Legion Branch 641 3500 Fallowfield Road Unit #3 Ottawa ON K2J 4A7 Tel: 613-843-8691Date: 11 April 2013Time: 10am - arrive 09:30am

About the Legion

Established in 1926, the Legion is the largest Veterans service organization in Canada with more than 320,000 members. Its mission is to serve all Veterans including serving Canadian Forces and Royal Canadian Mounted Police members and their families, to promote Remembrance and to serve our communities and our country.

The Legion's Service Bureau Officers can assist and represent CF members Veterans, RCMP members and their families regarding disability claims or related issues with Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) and the Veterans Review and Appeal Board (VRAB).

In communities across Canada, it is the Legion that perpetuates Remembrance through the Poppy campaign and Remembrance Day ceremonies, With more than 1,450 branches, The Legion supports programs for seniors, Veterans housing, Long Term Care, youth leadership, education, sports, Cadets, Guides and Scouts. We will Remember Them.

Bruce Poulin
Dominion Command, The Royal Canadian Legion
(613) 591-3335 ext. 241
Cell: (613) 292-8760

Source: Marketwire

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