Poppy Day

Remembrance Day is observed on 11 November to recall the end of hostilities of World War I on that date in 1918. Hostilities formally ended “at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month”.

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“Wait For Me Daddy,” by Claude P. Dettloff in New Westminster, Canada, October 1, 1940



One comment

  1. Thank you for this, Jack. I never miss the opportunity to recognize the sacrifices of the many on Remembrance Day. This year, I am attending the service in Redwater once again to support my dear, old friend Peter Nachura, a ninety-four year old veteran who experienced some of the fiercest battles during the liberation of Italy. Lest we forget.


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