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A person in a blue military uniform stands at the top of granite stairs in front of granite walls with her hands resting on the butt of a rifle that is upside down in front of her.

Aviator Sarah Comeau stands guard at National War Memorial

Aviator Sarah Comeau of 14 Wing Greenwood, Nova Scotia, was a sentry at the National War Memorial in Ottawa for the national Remembrance Day ceremony this year.

A man and a woman shake hands in front of a plaque upon which are words and the Second World War-era badge of the Royal Canadian Air Force.

RCAF and RAF Americans inducted into Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame

Several men from Colorado joined the RCAF or RAF in the years before the U.S.A. entered the Second World War. Ten of them were inducted into the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame in October 2017.

Wreaths of poppies lie on gray steps in front of a memorial.

“We will remember them”

On November 11, 2017, the Royal Canadian Air Force held its annual Remembrance Day ceremony in front of the Mausoleum in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, where Lieutenant-Colonel William Barker, VC, is interred. Major-General Blaise Frawley, deputy commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force presided over the ceremony. Here are his remarks from the solemn commemoration of our war dead.

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