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Vets Grand Opening – 1986

The Veterans Memorial Manor officially opened on August 27th 1986, below is an article from Legion Publication No. 8, September, 1986. An official ribbon-cutting ceremony took place August 27th At Veterans’ Memorial Manor, 310 Alexander st. a residence sponsored by the Veterans’ Memorial Housing Society. On hand to celebrate the opening were the Honourable George…

Vets Manor in 1987

First Year for Veterans Memorial Manor, August 1987 – The Veterans’ Advocate …”an example of what can be accomplished when old comrades remember…” Veterans Memorial Manor, a clean modern, five-storey apartment-type building located in the heart of Vancouver’s downtown east side is a “home with a heart” for 134 veterans.  Just across and down the…