Veterans’ Week

Today’s Canadian Armed Forces continue to protect the freedom we enjoy, as did hundreds of thousands of brave Canadians in uniform since the First World War. Every November, from the 5th to the 11th, we remember their service and sacrifice.

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Our Freedom – 2019 Remembrance vignette

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Faces of Freedom

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Veterans’ Week poster

View this year’s poster and explore the entire collection of posters, past and present, that have commemorated Veterans' Week in Canada over the years.

A Day of Remembrance

Every year on November 11, Canadians remember the men and women who serve or have served our country during times of war, conflict and peace.

Lesson Plans

We have many ready-to-use, classroom-friendly lesson plans for Kindergarten to Grade 12.

Heroes Remember

The personal recollections of ordinary Canadians who became heroes when confronted with extraordinary circumstances.

Services and Benefits

Find services to support you and your family after you leave the military.

History spotlight on...

Canada in Afghanistan

Italian campaign (1943-44)

Battle of the Scheldt

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