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The Cross of Sacrifice, dedicated both to the memory of Gen. Sir Arthur Currie and to all his brothers-in-arms declared missing-in-action. Facing the Gate of Remembrance, it is the focal point of the Field of Honour, which was consecrated as a burial ground Sept. 21, 1930.
The Cross of Sacrifice, dedicated both to the memory of Gen. Sir Arthur Currie and to all his brothers-in-arms declared missing-in-action. Facing the Gate of Remembrance, it is the focal point of the Field of Honour, which was consecrated as a burial ground Sept. 21, 1930.
Funeral services are conducted in the Memorial Chapel, located in the impressive Gate of Remembrance, of the National Field of Honuor in Pointe-Claire, Québec.
The Peace Monument was unveiled by Minister of Veterans Affairs Fred J. Mifflin in 1997. Crowning the Peace Sector, it is at the heart of the latest addition to the Field of Honour, located on adjacent ground purchased in 1994, and will ensure that the Last Post Fund is able to provide burial services to veterans, their spouses and family, until at least 2030.
Piper playing the Lament at the Last Post Fund annual commemorative ceremonies.
Reviewing officer inspecting Veterans Guards of Honour.
One of four sentries posted at the Cross of Remembrance at the annual Last Post Fund commemorative ceremonies.
The Last Post Fund's Grieving Soldier stained glass at the apex of the Gate of Remembrance, unveiled on June 7, 1998, portrays a World War I Canadian Expeditionary Force soldier mourning a fallen comrade.
Veterans Colour Parties at the annual Last Post Fund commemorative ceremonies in Pointe-Claire, Québec.
More than 17,000 veterans, their spouses and family reside in the Field of Honour, Canada's only military cemetery. Among them are Canadians, British, French, Americans, Polish, South Africans, Russians, Italians, Greeks, Belgians, Czechs, Slovaks, Australians and New Zealanders.

Veterans marching through the Gate of Rembrance at the National Field of Honour.
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Arthur Hair, founder of the Last Post Fund to which he contributed 38 years of his life.
Arthur Hair, founder of the Last Post Fund to which he contributed 38 years of his life.
1909 – His Excellency Earl Grey, Governor General of Canada, became the first Patron of the Last Post Fund.
1910 – Inaugural ceremony of the Last Post Fund Plots at the Mont-Royal cemetery.
1910 – Inaugural ceremony of the Last Post Fund Plots at the Mont-Royal cemetery.
1937 – The Cross of Remembrance at the National Field of Honour. Arthur Hair is third from left.
24 May 1941 – Commemoration ceremonies at the Field of Honour in Pointe-Claire, Québec. "Roll Call" by Arthur Hair who is reading aloud the names of those interred during the previous year.
July 22, 1944 – The coffin containing the remains of Lt. Gen. Sir Benjamin d'Urban is being moved from the old Papineau military cemetery to the National Field of Honour in Pointe-Claire, Québec.
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