Charles “Chubby” Power honoured at Quebec Garrison Club

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Photo: Photo by Shirley Nadeau

At a ceremony held at the Quebec Garrison Club, James Donovan, president of the committee to have a plaque made to commemorate Charles Gavan "Chubby" Power, looks on as the Honourable Gilles Lamontagne, also a member of the committee and a bomber pilot during World War II, former Mayor of Quebec City (1965-1977) and former Lieutenant Governor of Quebec, and the Honourable Steve Blaney unveil the plaque.

A ceremony took place at the Quebec Garrison Club last Thursday, June 5, as a plaque was unveiled commemorating the national historical significance of Charles Gavan Power, a well-known politician of Irish origin who served as Minister of National Defence for Air during the Second World War.