Repatriation of fallen Canadian Armed Forces members

May 06, 2020

As Commander-in-Chief, the Governor General attended the repatriation ceremony for the six Canadian Armed Forces members killed in a helicopter crash during Operation REASSURANCE.

  • CAF members, including a bagpiper watch as a coffin, carried by CAF members, is taken off a plane.
  •  CAF members carry a coffin to the hearse. A bagpiper is in the forefront of the picture.
  • An overall picture of CAF members carrying a coffin to the hearse.
  • The Governor General salutes a coffin as it is placed in a hearse.
  • Family members of the deceased embrace each other beside a hearse.
  • The Governor General salutes a coffin as it is placed in a hearse. The Prime Minister is standing behind her.
  • Family members of the deceased walk towards the hearse. The Governor General and the Prime Minister are standing near the hearse.
  • Six hearses are parked beside each other.