Category Archives: cemetery

National Military Cemetery

Visiting the National Military Cemetery affords me an opportunity to stop and think about the vast numbers of Canadians that lost their lives in war and peace. As a retired military member it reminds me of the harm that the … Continue reading

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Section 103

Section 103 – the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces The central monument of Section 103 is dedicated to the men and women of the Canadian Forces who served our country with honour and distinction. The monument is located … Continue reading

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Church Grove Cemetery Church

A reflective moment at the Church Grove Cemetery Church, Melvern Square

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‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds

‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Totem

A totem pole at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Totem

Totem poles at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Totem

A totem pole at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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St. Mary’s Anglican Cemetery

St. Mary’s Anglican Cemetery – North Cowichan

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The cemetery

Part of the cemetery at St. Peter’s Anglican Church – Duncan

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Nanaimo – Bowen Road Cemetery

The Bowen Road Cemetery The Bowen Road Cemetery is the resting place of many coal miners who died in accidents and explosions, including the Esplanade No. 1 mine explosion on 3 May 1887, and the Wellington No. 5 explosion on … Continue reading

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