Remembrance Day is a memorial day observed in Europe and Commonwealth countries on November 11th of each year to recall the signing of the Armistice ending the First World War. In Canada, the poppy is a symbol associated with the memory of those who died during war.
QUIZ: What is the link between Jean Brillant and Montreal?
ANSWER: His name was givien to a pavilion at the University of Monteral. The highest military award of the Commonwealth is the Victoria Cross. It was granted to a single French Canadian in World War II. Quebecer Jean Brilliant received this great honour for his conspicuous bravery and for his extraordinary zeal in the Great War.