Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

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November 11 was Remembrance Day here is Canada. On this day, we pay tribute to all those in the armed forces who have sacrificed their lives to ensure the peace and freedom we enjoy today. The ceremonies of remembrance always … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia– Veterans Day is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans; that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces. It coincides with other holidays, including … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget by Susan R. Hughes

Today is Remembrance Day here in Canada and in other Commonwealth nations. On this day, we commemorate the members of our armed forces who have died in the line of duty. It’s an important day for all of us, as … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day – by Susan R. Hughes

In Canada, every November 11 on Remembrance Day, it’s our custom to wear poppies on our lapels. At 11 a.m. we observe a minute of silence. In elementary school we were instructed to spend that minute thinking about all those … Continue reading

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