Media Advisory: Our Fallen Comrade Returns Home

ID: 1051664
recent pressrelease next pressrelease

(businesspress24) - OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 10/31/11 -- Our fallen comrade, Master Corporal Byron Garth Greff from the Third Battalion of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, based in Edmonton, Alberta, returns home to Canada tomorrow.

Present to pay their respects will be His Excellency the Governor General of Canada, The Right Honourable David Johnston; Minister of National Defence, The Honourable Peter MacKay; Chief of the Defence Staff, General Walt Natynczyk and other dignitaries.

MCpl Greff was killed by a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device while transiting through Kabul as a passenger on an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) vehicle at approximately 11:30 a.m. (Kandahar time) on October 29, 2011.

Note to Editors/News Directors:

Interested media may contact Lieutenant Andrea McKinley, 8 Wing/CFB Trenton Public Affairs Officer, who can be reached at (613) 965-2041 or cellular phone on November 1st at (613) 243-7330, or at

Contacts:
For general queries:
Media Liaison Office
1-866-377-0811 or 613-996-2353
On weekends: 613-792-2973

For flight information:
Air Passenger Terminal
1-800-487-1186



Keywords (optional):

department-of-national-defence,



Company information / Profile:

PressRelease by

Requests:



PressContact / Agency:



published by: MARKET WIRE
print pressrelease  send to a friend  

Date: 10/31/2011 - 16:20
Language: English
News-ID 1051664
Character count: 0
Kontakt-Informationen:
Firma: Department of National Defence
Ansprechpartner: Feedback to businesspress24.com about Pressrelease-id:
Stadt: OTTAWA, ONTARIO
Telefon:

Comments:



Number of hits: 220

Linking-Tips:



Direct Link to this PressRelease:






We would appreciate a link in your News-, Press- or Partner-Site.

Comments on this PressRelease






All members: 9 376
Register today: 1
Register yesterday: 1
Members online: 0
Guests online: 53


Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.