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100th anniversary of Battle of Amiens – Departure Event at La Citadelle de Québec

August 5, 2018

August 8, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Amiens and the beginning of Canada’s Hundred Days. Veterans Affairs Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces hosted a Changing of the Guard ceremony to mark the centennial and commemorate the sacrifices and achievements of Canadians during the Battle of Amiens at La Citadelle de Québec. After this ceremony, the Ministerial Delegation travelled to France to mark the anniversary on behalf of Canada. A tour of La Citadelle de Québec and the Citadelle Museum preceded the event in Québec City and included members of the Canadian delegation.

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