Visit to the Netherlands and Poland Day 2

August 31, 2019

  • A photo of a Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers and a Meritorious Service Medal.
  • The Governor General is greeted by members of the Canadian Navy as she boards the HMCS St John's.
  • The Governor General takes a photo with a medal recipient.
  • The Governor General pins a medal on a recipient.
  • The Governor General takes a photo with a medal recipient.
  • The Governor General takes a photo with a medal recipient.
  • The Governor General engages in conversation during a luncheon hosted my Prime Minister Rutte.
  • The Governor General sits among guests at a long table during a luncheon hosted by Prime Minister Rutte.
  • A paratrooper prepares to land during the commemorative ceremony in Terneuzen.
  • A photo of the crowd in attendance at the commemorative ceremony in Terneuzen, a military frigate in the background.
  • A photo of an orchestra on stage at the commemorative ceremony in the Scheldetheatre in Terneuzen, with footage of the Second World War playing on a large screen.
  • The Governor General delivers a speech at the commemorative ceremony in Terneuzen, orchestra behind.
  • A photo of Second World War aircraft during the flypast at the ceremony in Terneuzen.
  • The Governor General on stage at the commemorative ceremony in Terneuzen, prepared to light a flame.
  • A photo of the main outdoor stage at the commemorative ceremony in Terneuzen, a large crowd surrounds it.
  • A photo of the Governor General alongside a team who worked on and published the first edition of a book on the Battle of the Scheldt.
  • The Governor General prepares to lay a wreath at the Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery.
  • The Governor General looks intently at tombstones at the Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery.
  • A photo of a stone marking the Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery, the Governor General in the background.