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Remembrance Day Services Across BC and Yukon

Find a Remembrance Day Ceremony

Honor and Remember

The Remembrance Day Ceremony has played a major role in Remembrance since 1931. Every year, at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, we gather in memorial parks, community halls, workplaces, schools and homes to stand in honour of all who have fallen. Together, we observe a moment of silence to mark the sacrifice of the many who have fallen in the service of their country, and to acknowledge the courage of those who still serve.

The Act of Remembrance

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.
We will remember them.

Music for commemorative ceremonies

Legion Branches and communities across the country share the tradition of Remembrance through solemn ceremonies, often accompanied by music. The following music is available for non-commercial use (click to download and save in mp3 format).

O Canada

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God Save The Queen

Additional music from various artists can be downloaded here.

Remembrance Ceremonies Across BC and the Yukon

Royal Canadian Legion members take pride in organizing Remembrance Day Ceremonies across our province, country and abroad. Through each Branch, the Legion continues the traditions of Remembrance so that Canada ‘never forgets.’

Contact your local branch to find a Remembrance Day Ceremony Near You


Go to our Legion National Ceremony Locator