Kandahar Cenotaph Rededication Ceremony

August 16, 2019

  • The Governor General delivers remarks at a podium, two ceremonial guards standing solemnly on either side.
  • A photo of the roughly 1,200 guests in attendance from behind, as the Governor General delivers remarks.
  • The Chief of the Defence Staff delivers remarks at a podium, two ceremonial guards standing solemnly on either side.
  • A photo of the Kandahar Cenotaph inside the Afghanistan Memorial Hall, while the rededication takes place.
  • Brigadier-General Guy Chapdelaine reads from a prayer book during the rededication ceremony.
  • The Governor General, the Chief of the Defence Staff and guests in attendance stand and salute during the ceremony.
  • The Governor General prepares to lay a wreath at the Kandahar Cenotaph Rededication Ceremony.
  • The Governor General and the Chief of the Defence Staff examine the Kandahar Cenotaph and read from an archival book.