Remembrance Day Commemorations in Belgium

The Governor General attended ceremonies in Mons and Le Roeulx, Belgium, to pay homage to our country’s efforts in the liberation of Europe during the Great War. Throughout the events in Belgium, Her Excellency was joining a delegation of 50 veterans, young Canadians and the 2017 National Silver Cross Mother, Ms. Diana Abel.

  • The Governor General of Canada, in a canadian army uniform, is stopping at a tomb in a cemetary with a veteran at her side.
  • The Governor General of Canada, in a canadian army uniform, is speaking at a podium, in a cemetary during a Remembrance Day Commemoration in Belgium. Her female Aide-de-camp is standing on her right side.
  • The Governor General of Canada is laying a wreath of flower on a tomb in a cemetary.
  • The Governor General of Canada is speaking at a podium, with her female Aide-de-camp on her right side. A giant concret sculpture in the shape of a teardrop is behind her.
  • The Governor General of Canada is laying a wreath of flower at a wall monument at night with the help of a military member.
  • The Governor General is signing a guestbook. A tall man is standing at her right is watching her.