QUIZ: A time for remembrance
On Nov. 11, Remembrance Day ceremonies will be held across the country. This picture is from a 2022 Remembrance Day ceremony in Sidney, B.C. (Black Press file photo) The results of Legion poppy campaigns in the Shuswap ranged from status quo to exciting increases compared to last year. (Black Press File Photo) On D-Day, June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed on the beaches at Normandy. Do you know which beach is associated with Canadian military history? (Contributed) Poppies grow wild in Croatia, one of many countries around the world where Canadians have served on difficult peacekeeping missions. (Lindsay Chung Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer) Canadian troops arrive to a UN base in Gao, Mali, on Monday, June 25, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Remembrance Day, on Nov. 11, is a time to honour those who have served and sacrificed for their country in wars and military actions.
Throughout Canada’s history, many men and women have served during various wars and in peacekeeping missions.
How much do you know about Canada’s military presence? Put your knowledge to the test with these 10 questions.