Governor General announces Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
Wednesday, 2 February 2011
A new commemorative medal is being created to mark the 2012 celebrations of the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the Throne. More information is on the fact sheet and can also be found on the Governor General's website.
You can also get a primer on this and other honours from Dr.Christopher McCreery, who spoke on Radio Canada International's The Link. Click the 'play' button under Hour 1 (interview starts at 26:10).