With beautiful footage of the Holten War Cemetery, sombre and touching testimony from veterans and an enlightening Ask Me Anything with Roméo Dallaire, these stories and news clips keep the memory of Canada’s fallen alive.
While remembering soldiers who have passed, it’s important to also ensure we support the service people still with us. The Royal Canadian Legion serves military and RCMP members, and their families, ensuring they receive the benefits, assistance and representation they deserve. Purchase a poppy and find out how else you can help those who served.
With no formal Remembrance Day City Hall ceremony happening this year, you may consider visiting a municipal cemetery for some solemn reflection. You may also want to watch the City’s virtual cenotaph listing the names of Edmontonians lost in the First World War.