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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.