Annual inspection of the Ceremonial Guard

June 20, 2019

  • A guard stands at attention as the rest of the Ceremonial Guard make their way up the path towards Rideau Hall.
  • Ceremonial guards stands at attention in a straight line, ready for the inspection.
  • The Governor General, with the aide-de-camp by her side, salutes the Ceremonial Guard and the Commander.
  • The Governor General inspects the Ceremonial Guard, accompanied by the Commander.
  • The Governor General inspects the Ceremonial Guard, accompanied by the Commander.
  • The Governor General delivers a speech at a podium with her aide-de-camp by her side.
  • The Governor General stands between two guards as they watch the Ceremonial Guard in silent admiration.
  • The Band of the Ceremonial Guard marches away from the Rideau Hall entrance while providing musical support.
  • Members of the Ceremonial Guard gather to take a group photo, creating a sea of red.
  • The Governor General speaks intimately to members of the Ceremonial Guard, moments after the group photo.