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Upcoming Events

Saturday, Dec 9: Memorial Service at the Memorial Wall in Ottawa, followed by lunch. Check out our events calendar for more details.
Sunday, Dec 10: Celebration of Life of Ian Doull - Ottawa - 11AM. Details
Nov 13 Read the Victoria News article featuring the presentation of a plaque at his Legion Branch to Hong Kong Veteran Gerry Gerrard in recognition of his long service.
Oct 29

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Check out the goings-on on our Facebook page and our Hong Kong Veterans Tribute group. Over 900 folks get their daily HKVCA news thanks to Dan James and a group of avid contributors.

Oct 25

Wine Cellar defences in Hong Kong

Read this interesting article in the South China Morning Post - A second world war ammunition storage bunker, that held off the Japanese invaders even after the fall of Hong Kong, was converted into a premium storage facility for fine wines, winning a Unesco heritage award in the process



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Our Mission:

To educate all Canadians on the role of Canada's soldiers in the Battle of Hong Kong and on the effects of the internment of the battle’s survivors on both the soldiers and their families. We also assist in the support and welfare of Hong Kong veterans and their widows.

In Memory

(Earlier death notices may be found in the current edition of our quarterly national newsletter)

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Charles Dallain, RRC,  E30404, twin brother to Paul Dallain (deceased), on Sept 8

Earlier notifcations: please refer to Summer Newsletter

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In Memoriam

Ian Doull, Secretary HKVCA, son of Lloyd Doull, RRC, on Sept 15

Audrey Acton, widow of Robert Acton, RC Sigs, on Jan 14 (obituary) (we apologize for the lateness of this notice)

HKVCA member Jean Arsenault passed on August 23, 2017. She is the daughter of Cam Rutherford, WG. (obituary)

Eileen Cambon, widow of Dr. Ken Cambon RRC, on Aug 8, 2017 (obituary)

Gwen Day, former Director BC Region, daughter of Major Bertram Gilbert, RRC, on Aug 18 (obituary)

Joe Killoran, HKVCA, son of John Killoran, RRC, on May 25. (obituary)

Earlier notifications: Summer Newsletter

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