The Legion has always been a great place for important conversations. In Canada, people have been gathering at Legion Branches to talk about Remembrance, Patriotism, Veterans and to share their stories. This blog honours that tradition, and we invite all Canadians to join the conversation.

July 19th, 2013: To Paris+

Today was our final day, and we remembered those who fought and were lost in the Battle of the Somme....

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July 18th, 2013: Canada’s Day+

Today we visited Vimy Ridge, a place where the Canadians prevailed and won a significant battle against all odds during...

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July 17th, 2013: Canada’s 100 Days+

Today we remembered the Canadians who fought during Canada’s Hundred Days (August 8 to November 11, 1918) – a series...

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July 15th, 2013: Passchendale+

The First World War was a battle fought in trenches, sometimes just meters apart. In those small areas thousands of...

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July 12th, 2013: The Salient+

We visited John McCrae’s burial site at Wimereux Communal Cemetery. A small ceremony was held, and “In Flanders Fields” was...

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July 11th, 2013: Operation Jubilee+

Dieppe will be debated for generations to come, but the bravery and resolve shown by the young Canadians that landed...

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