Commemorative events

Upcoming events that commemorate the sacrifices of Canadian Veterans.

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Second World War Tribute Program

The Second World War Tribute program honours the sacrifices and achievements of Canada’s Second World War Veterans.

Financial assistance for Veterans travelling to events

A travel subsidy of up to $2,000 CDN is available to Canadian or Allied Veterans living in Canada who plan to attend official 75th anniversary events.

Significant commemorative events

Find information on recurring commemorative milestone days, weeks and other events.

Commemorative Partnership Program

The Commemorative Partnership Program (CPP) provides funding to organizations undertaking remembrance initiatives.

Candlelight Tribute Ceremony

Candlelight ceremonies began in the Netherlands to honour those who liberated the country from German occupation during the Second World War.

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