Messages from the Political Leaders of the World
This section is to encourage our Political Leaders of the World to directly address our Canadian Allied Merchant Navy, and American Merchant Marine Veterans.
I welcome you to add your voices of support to those of The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, The Honourable Thomas Mulcair, and many others that recognize the sacrifices and contributions made by the Canadian and Allied Merchant Navies as the mainstay of the Allied Forces victories in both World War I and World War II.
Please select the letter of introduction to read the Support Message from the Honourable Senator Joseph A. Day, Vice-Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on National Security and Defence, and Chair of the Subcommittee on Veterans Affairs.
For additional information on the Senate of Canada, please select:
- Debates of the Senate 2003
- Letter of Support by Senator Joseph A. Day: August 28, 2003
- Senator Joseph A. Day address to Veterans and Guests at the Senate Foyer 2005
- Standing Senate Proceedings 2008
- Merchant Navy Day Letter of Endorsement from Senator Nancy Greene Raine to the MNTCP: February 25, 2016
- Merchant Navy Day Letter of Endorsement from Senator Nancy Greene Raine to the Premier of British Columbia: February 25, 2016