Every year, on the first weekend of June, three commemorative ceremonies are held on the St. Lawrence River, on Mount-Royal and at the Last Post Fund National Field of Honour in Pointe-Claire, QC as a tribute to Canadian and Allied Veterans and to the Canadian Forces' Veterans.
On the St. Lawrence River
On Saturday, 31 May 2014, Captain (N) Jill Marrack, CD, Deputy Commander Naval Reserve, was Guest of Honour of a Remembrance Ceremony taking place at the Old Port of Montreal (near Quai de l'Horloge) in honour of deceased Veterans from the Canadian and Allied Naval Forces and the Merchant Marine
Photos from the 2014 Tribute to our deceased Sailors. Captain (N) Jill Marrack, CD was Guest of Honour. Photos: Nicolas Laffont
On Sunday morning, 1 June 2014, a second Commemorative Ceremony took place at the Notre-Dame-des-Neiges and Mount-Royal cemeteries where the first official burials by the Last Post Fund occurred in 1910.
At the Last Post Fund National Field of Honour
On Sunday, 1 June 2014 at 3:00 p.m., Colonel Denis Thébeau, CD, A de C, Commander, 35 Canadian Brigade Group and representative, 2nd Canadian Division, was Guest of Honour of the Annual Commemorative Ceremony at the Last Post Fund National Field of Honour in Pointe-Claire, QC.
This ceremony pays tribute to the Canadian and Allied Veterans buried at the Field of Honour.
The Last Post Fund National Field of Honour is located behind the Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery (701 Donegani Avenue in Pointe-Claire, Québec). To access the Field of Honour, proceed through Lakeview following the Field of Honour signs until you reach the Remembrance Gate which enters into the Field. Directions from Montreal:
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