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Remembrance Day
Remembrance Day Service
Veterans Park - Cenotaph - Photo Courtesy of the Port Coquitlam Heritage and Cultural SocietyNovember 11th
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Wilson Centre, 2150 Wilson Avenue (Click here for map and directions.)

This is an indoor service and there is seating available.

Following the Wilson Centre Service, veterans and members of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #133 will lead a parade from the Wilson Centre along Wilson Avenue to Shaughnessy Street to the Cenotaph services at Veterans Park.

Cenotaph Remembrance Service
November 11th
11:00 am
Veterans Park, 2580 Shaughnessy Street (Click here  for map and directions.)

This is an outdoor service. Seating is limited and reserved for the veterans in attendance. Those attending the Cenotaph Remembrance Day Service are encouraged to dress warmly and to bring an umbrella in the event of rain.

Port Coquitlam's Remembrance Day services are sponsored by the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #133. The Royal Canadian Legion is the largest veteran-based community service organization in Canada and is dedicated to the perpetuation of remembrance of those who served and died in the service of our country and in the care of those who have survived.

Veterans Park - Remembrance Day Cenotaph ServiceEvery November 11th, Canadians across the country pause in a silent moment of remembrance for the men and women who served our country during wartime. We honour those who fought for Canada - in the First World War (1914-1918), the Second World War (1939-1945) and the Korean War (1950-1953). More than 1,500,000 Canadians served overseas - more than 100,000 died. They gave their lives and their future so that we may live in peace. Click on the links below for more information from Veteran Affairs Canada.

bullet  Why Remember?
bullet  Whom Do We Remember?
bullet  What Should We Remember?

For more information on Port Coquitlam's Remembrance Day Services and/or the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #133, contact 604.942.8911.

They shall grow not old; as we who are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

Last Updated:6/4/2014 12:35:22 PM