Remembrance Day Ceremony 2018

November 11, 2018

The Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada commemorated Remembrance Day and the 100th anniversary of the Armistice of the First World War at events in both Canada and Belgium.

  • A close up of a sentry standing at attention in front of the National War Memorial.  The dates 1939-1945 are visible behind him.
  • Drumers dresses in a military uniform comprised of a kilt and tartan march and play.
  • Five airplanes against a bright blue sky are flying above the National War Memorial.
  •  The Governor General salutes as she stand in front of a wreath.  Her son stands to her left.  Behind them is a row of people that includes the Chief of the Defence Staff, General Jonathan Vance.
  • Hundreds of wreaths are laid at the base of the National War Memorial.  Two sentries stand at attention.
  • The Governor General shakes the hand of a veteran in a wheelchair.
  • Servicemen holding flags are marching in the foreground.  Between their ranks we see the Governor General saluting as well as Ms. Anita Cenerini.