American Consul General marks 75th anniversary of D-Day landings and 243rd Independence Day

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Photo: Shirley Nadeau

American Consul General Allison Areias Vogel (right)greeted Canadian veterans Fernand Coulombe, who fought in the Korean War, and Gustave Deslauriers and Jean Cauchy, veterans of the Second World War. Behind Cauchy is Colonel St├ęphane Boucher, Commander of the 2nd Canadian Division Support Group at CFB Valcartier.

The American Consul General in Quebec City, Allison Areias Vogel, invited guests to a special event at the Domaine Cataraqui to celebrate the 243rd anniversary of the Independence of the United States of America and to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy.