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75th Anniversary of the Dutch Liberation of Holland - Candlelight Tributes

In Partnership with the Dutch Liberation Canadian Society 2020, the BC/Yukon Command of the Royal Canadian Legion will be hosting candlelight tribute events to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Dutch Liberation of Holland. On May 2, 2020 a 8:45PM, 39 Legion branches across British Columbia will be holding candlelight tributes at their local cenotaph or cemetary. 

Contact a host branch for details: 

 

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Legion Week 2019

Legion Week Poster

Legion week is a time when legion branches throughout the BC/Yukon open their doors to the public, create community, family events and promote remembrance.

Here are some examples of branch events: 

2018 Youth Video Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Youth Remembrance Video Contest who have been chosen for their talent in conveying passion and understanding about why it is important to remember.

This is our 9th year conducting this competition in concert with the National Poster and Literary contest.  We continue to reach out to youth and citizens in ways which will promote remembrance, engage and educate today's youth.  A BIG THANK YOU to the branches in the communities of these young people, who will step up to celebrate their local winner!

Poppy

PoppyThe Poppy is the international symbol of remembrance representing a visual pledge to pay homage to the fallen, who gave the ultimate sacrifice for the preservation of peace and freedom.

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