Remembrance Day 2021 Online Ceremony

Laying wreaths at the Cenotaph in the Italian Gardens outside Hatley Castle.

Royal Roads University is holding the annual?Remembrance Day ceremony online this year.?

Join us via livestream as the Vancouver Island Ex-Cadet Club honours veterans and those who died in conflict in the service of Canada. The broadcast begins at 10:30 and the ceremony will run from 10:40 to 11:45 a.m. on November 11.

Immediately following the ceremony, viewers will have an opportunity to view a screening of the documentary?Remembering HMCS Athabaskan, a War Heritage Research Initiative film produced by?Prof. Geoffrey Bird.?The documentary explores the links between two educational institutions in Colwood, a Second World War destroyer, and communities in Brittany, France.