Canadian delegation departs for Italy to mark the 70th anniversary of the Italian Campaign
1 hours 18 minutes ago - Canadian Newswire via Dow Jones News
OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Blaine Calkins, Member of Parliament for Wetaskiwin, Alberta, today leads an official Government of Canada delegation to Italy to mark the 70(th) anniversary of the Italian Campaign. The delegation, including 28 Canadian Veterans, will participate in commemorative ceremonies honouring the nearly 6,000 Canadians who died as a result of the Allied assault on Italy during the Second World War...