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The ceremony held at the Ontario Veterans War Memorial at Queen¡¯s
Park in Toronto.Submitted by MNO Veterans¡¯ Council Senator Dr. Alis Kennedy, O.ONT, CD, OMC
For the fifth year in a row, M¨¦tis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Veterans¡¯ Council Senator Dr. Alis Kennedy, O.ONT, CD, OMC, had the honour of being invited to the Remembrance Day ceremony at Queen¡¯s Park by the Office of the Premier.
During the ceremony, attendees were able to view a video of Premier Kathleen Wynne¡¯s attendance of Remembrance Day ceremonies in Hong Kong, China. Premier Wynne spoke in a video message and afterward her partner, Jane Rounthwaite, placed a wreath at the memorial on the Premier¡¯s behalf.
Speakers at the ceremony included Honourary Lieutenant General Richard Rohmer, Canada¡¯s most decorated citizen; Michael Coteau, the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport; and Brigadier-General Lowell Thomas, commander of the 4th Canadian Division.
Published on: December 2, 2015See ALL news articles