On Remembrance Day we honour those who gave their lives to serve our country.

Meet some of the Veterans who sacrificed for our freedoms.

Discover the stories of Canada's Veterans. Learn about the sacrifices they made so we could live as we do today. Their memory lives on and continues to inspire all Canadians.


Corporal Karine Marie Nathasha Blais

April 13, 2009
Shah Wali Kot District, Afghanistan

Flight Lieutenant Gordon Croucher

July 29, 1944
Hamburg Germany

Private Leslie Merrill Robbins

November 2, 1952
South Korea

Warrant Officer Hani Massouh

January 6, 2008
Nalgham Region, Afghanistan


Participate in the Act of Remembrance.

By remembering, we pay tribute to members of the Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP who served to defend our values and freedoms. We also honour those who continue to serve our country today.

On November 11

Watch The National Ceremony

Find a Local Ceremony

Wear your

Observe Two Minutes of Silence

lapel poppy pin

Get your Poppy

Visit one of our national Poppy Campaign partners from the last Friday of October until Remembrance Day, or contact your Legion Branch to find poppies near you.

Leading up to November 11

Watch the Virtual Poppy Drop on Parliament Hill

Support the Poppy Campaign

Visit the Virtual Wall of Honour