Nomination deadline for the Légion d’honneur medal has been extended to July 31, 2015

May 15, 2015

Veterans Affairs Canada was pleased to inform the Legion that the Government of France has extended the nomination deadline for the Légion d’honneur to July 31, 2015. The Embassy of France is looking for candidates who took part in the battles and military operations surrounding the landings in Normandy and Provence during the liberation of France mainly between June 6 and August 31, 1944.

Memo from Veterans Affairs Canada

Nomination Letter – Embassy of France

French Legion of Honour Nomination Form

Veterans Affairs Canada invites you to nominate a candidate. Please contact Veterans Affairs Canada Commemoration Division directly for more information. Nomination forms must be received by Veterans Affairs Canada no later than July 10, 2015.

1-866-522-2122 (toll-free)
Veterans Affairs Canada
Commemoration Division
Attention: Jaime Cote
66 Slater Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 0P4

We Will Remember Them.