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People line highway to pay respects to John GallagherRoyal Canadian Regiment Museum launches oral history projectRemembering Trooper Brian GoodNational Field of Honour hosts Remembrance Day CeremonyManulife Financial Corporation honours Canada’s fallen

People line highway to pay respects to John Gallagher

First responders and members of the public lined the overpasses along Highway 401 today to pay their final respects to John Gallagher, a volunteer fighter in Syria. The procession started from a funeral home in Toronto and will make the 270-kilometre journey to Blenheim, the town where Gallagher was raised, where his body will be turned...
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Royal Canadian Regiment Museum launches oral history project

One of the longest military engagements in Canadian history, the mission in Afghanistan spanned over a decade. To commemorate Canada’s entry into the Afghanistan War, the Royal Canadian Regiment (RCR) Museum in London launched the Regiment’s Afghanistan oral history project in October. The project will be a collection of memories from the theatre told by members...
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Remembering Trooper Brian Good

During the 14 years of the Afghan Conflict, 158 soldiers of the Canadian Armed Forces were killed in action. One of these soldiers was Trooper Brian Good, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2009. He is one of the many soldiers recognized by the “They Too Shall Remember” project. It was a cold day in early...
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National Field of Honour hosts Remembrance Day Ceremony

The final resting place for soldiers who may have fought in the War of 1812, the Second World War or the Korean Conflict, the National Field of Honour is the perfect place to honour the fallen at the Last Post Fund’s Remembrance Day Ceremony. “The National Field of Honour, in Pointe-Claire, is a beautiful, peaceful location...
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Manulife Financial Corporation honours Canada’s fallen

The international financial services group, Manulife Financial Corporation, donated $50,000 to True Patriot Love (TPL) as part of their inaugural ceremony, “Remembering the Fallen,” to commemorate and honour the Canadian Armed Forces. The ceremony was held on Nov. 4 at the global headquarters of the company in Toronto. “Canadians owe a great deal to those who...
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