Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Remembrance Day

This is a striking photo. I make it my desktop wallpaper every Remembrance Day (Nov. 11th).

The British Columbia Rifle's Regiment embarking for Europe, 1940.

A Canadian war cemetery in France.

Some other photos of Canada at war are below.

Canadian troops at Paschendale, 1917

Canadian dead at Dieppe, 1942

Canadian corvette hunting German U-Boats in the Atlantic.

A Canadian soldier following a battle in Korea, 1952

Canadian peacekeeper in Rwanda, 1993

Another Canadian is sent home from Afghanistan, 2009

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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