Thank You to Our Partners and Supporters

Acknowledgements and Endorsements

In the process of ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this proposal, a number of knowledgeable and professional individuals were asked to provide statistics and historical information.

Our sincere and heartfelt gratitude goes out to the following individuals for their input, expertise, valued support and personal encouragement:

  • Major-General (Ret’d) Lewis Wharton MacKenzie, C.M., O.Ont., M.S.C. and Bar, C.D.
  • Colonel (Ret’d) Alain Pellerin, O.M.M., C.D.
  • Dr. J.L. Granatstein, O.C., F.R.S.C., Former Director & CEO of the Canadian War Museum and Professor Emeritus of History, York University
  • Major (Ret’d) Bradley N. Hall C.D., Former Secretary-General, Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  • Dr. Steve Harris C.D., Acting Director and Chief Historian, Department of National Defence
  • General (Ret’d) Paul D. Manson, O.C., C.M.M., C.D.
  • Major (Ret’d) Gerald S. Wharton, M.V.O., C.D.
  • Professor David J. Bercuson, O.C., F.R.S.C., Director of Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, University of Calgary
  • Brigadier-General (Ret’d) John C. Hayter, C.D.
  • Brigadier General (Ret’d) Greg Young, O.M.M., M.S.M., C.D. Chairman, 15th Battalion CEF Memorial Project

Thank You

We must say a huge ‘Thank You’ to the suppliers, contractors, contributors, and partners who have provided us with their expertise, time and support in making the Never Forgotten National Memorial Foundation a reality. 

Letters of Support

We would like to acknowledge the following individuals, associations and government departments for their words of endorsement and support.  Please click on "VIEW LETTER" to read them. 

  • 2012, Minister of the Environment to the Minister of Veterans Affairs  VIEW LETTER
  • September 2012, Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League  VIEW LETTER
  • November 2012, The Royal Canadian Legion  VIEW LETTER
  • February 2013, Chief of the Defence Staff  VIEW LETTER
  • June 2013, Gen. (Ret'd) Paul D. Manson  VIEW LETTER
  • July 2013, Minister of National Defence  VIEW LETTER
  • July 2013, Minister of the Environment  VIEW LETTER
  • October 2013, Parks Canada  VIEW LETTER
  • November 2013, Parks Canada VIEW LETTER
  • February 2014, Colonel Carignan VIEW LETTER
  • February 2014, Municipality of the County of Victoria  VIEW LETTER 
  • June 2014, The Hon. R. Roy McMurtry  VIEW LETTER
  • May 2015, The Hon. R. Roy McMurtry  VIEW LETTER
  • June 2015, Regimental Council The Queen's York Rangers VIEW LETTER