A century of remembrance: Canadians pause to mark 100 years since end of First World War

The solemn ceremonies, punctuated by tolling bells and 21-gun salutes, tears of remembrance and speeches of thanks, were part of global commemorations recalling the end of hostilities

Calgarians gather for Remembrance Day ceremonies to mark 100 years since First World War armistice

Calgarians were among the thousands of Canadians who attended Remembrance Day ceremonies across the country to pay tribute to members of Canada’s military and mark 100 years since the signing of the armistice to end the First World War.

The Capital remembers, 100 years later

A cold bright sun shone on the green and purple wreaths that mark 100 years since the end of the Great War, and many other conflicts since then.

'Future generations must never forget': More than 1000 attend 'poignant' Glasgow Cathedral service 'Future generations must never forget': More than 1000 attend 'poignant' Glasgow Cathedral service

More than 1,000 people, including military personnel, dignitaries and descendants of those who served have attended a "poignant" service…

Canadians reflect on horror of First World War amid worries of today, tomorrow

Spiritual leaders reflected on the horrors of the First World War while calling for a world of tolerance and peace on Sunday as thousands of Canadians braved the biting cold to remember and honour those who fought to defend such ideals.

Cathedral service marks 100 years since First World War Armistice

More than 1,000 people, including military personnel, dignitaries and descendants of those who served have attended a “poignant” service to mark 100 years since the end of the First Wor

Remembrance Day: Harjit Sajjan and Sophie Trudeau gather with Canadians in Ottawa

At 11 a.m., a sombre silence was broken by the beginning of a 21-gun salute and the deep tolling of a bell marking the solemn occasion

Communities across Scotland joined together in quiet reflection on Remembrance Sunday as they marked 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Veterans appreciate presence of people young and old at ceremony

These are the Armistice Day centenary events taking place across the world

Commemorations for the centenary of Armistice Day began with remembrance services across Australia, New Zealand and Commonwealth countries. In the UK a lone piper played in the day before dawn in Northern Ireland. 

Opinion: On Nov. 11, remember the fallen but also these things

As we near the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, we might take time to ask: What is it that we remember on Remembrance Day?The typical Remembrance Day ceremony takes place around a cenotaph and includes state officials (politicians and military officers), ecumenical religious figures, and often the mother, father, or spouse of a lost soldier; sometimes, too, a soldier scarred in conflict, though the injury must be obvious: hidden injuries are insufficiently illustrative for the occasion.