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Researching your Military Ancestor

National Military Cemetery, Beechwood Cemetery 280 Beechwood Avenue, Vanier, K1L 8E2

Are you interested in researching your ancestors' military service? In this year of the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Holland (May 4) and Victory in Europe (May 8), join Beechwood and Ancestry.ca for an introductory genealogy workshop that teaches participants how to research your ancestry through military records and create a family tree. Canada […]

From Normandy to the Scheldt, Remembering those from Gloucester Township who fell in duty

National Military Cemetery, Beechwood Cemetery 280 Beechwood Avenue, Vanier, K1L 8E2

A presentation will be made by military historian Captain Steven Deiter on Gloucester (East and South Ottawa) residents who served and fell during World War II following the D-Day invasion. The presentation will be followed by a guided walking tour to the National Military Cemetery. We encourage everybody attending to wear a poppy, if possible. […]

Remembrance Day

National Military Cemetery, Beechwood Cemetery 280 Beechwood Avenue, Vanier, K1L 8E2

Military members of the National Capital Region and their families and friends are invited to observe the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces (NMC) on Sunday, November 11th, 1030hrs. NMC is located within Beechwood Cemetery, 280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa. Military members should be dressed in service dress 1A, issued […]

Remembrance Day Ceremony

National Military Cemetery, Beechwood Cemetery 280 Beechwood Avenue, Vanier, K1L 8E2

Military members of the National Capital Region and their families and friends are invited to observe the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces (NMC) on Saturday, November 11th, 1030hrs. NMC is located within Beechwood Cemetery. Military members should be dressed in service dress 1A, issued raincoat, or gabardine & […]

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