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 20, 2012: The Day of Cuijk+

Above: General Cotten awarding Mark the Nijmegen medal Mark finished the Nijmegen March today! Above: Marchers carrying bundles of gladioli...

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July 19, 2012: The Day of Groesbeek+

The third day is famous for the Zevenheuvelenweg (“Road of the Seven Hills”) and is the most beautiful day of...

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July 18, 2012: The Day of Wijchen+

Marching to and through Wijchen on the second day is described by many participants as a bit of a drag–...

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July 17, 2012: The Day of Elst+

Today the March officially begins! Each day of the marches is named after the biggest town it goes through –...

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July 16, 2012: Vimy Ridge Memorial and Camp+

Mark left July 12 from CFB Comox on Vancouver Island for Europe, picking up the other Canadian teams from across...

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July 13, 2012: A Message from Mark+

“I’m going to Holland with the Canadian Forces. Every year for the past 60 years the Canadian Forces has gone...

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