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The ‘Immortal Poppy’ NFT. (Royal Canadian Legion)

‘The Immortal Poppy’: Canadian Legion sells NFTs for 100th anniversary

The Legion is selling poppy NFTs this year for the 100 year anniversary of the Canadian poppy

  • Nov 11, 2021

 

A poppy is projected on the side of the Peace Tower in Ottawa, Monday, Nov. 9, 2020. On the eve of Remembrance Day, the federal Liberal government is moving ahead with plans to provide emergency assistance to veterans organizations that have been battered by the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

VIDEO: Legion, other veterans groups to get $20M to weather COVID-19

Legion dominion president Tom Irvine welcomed the new funding as a long time coming

 

The annual Remembrance Day service at the Bashaw Royal Canadian Legion was once again overflowing with people, who aside from remembering current and past soldiers, also helped in recognizing three milestones - Canada 150, the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge and 90 years for the Bashaw legion.

Support still strong at Bashaw Remembrance Day service

Bashaw’s service sees three significant anniversaries

 

Bashaw RCMP Sgt. Bruce Holliday leads the parade of Royal Canadian Legion and Bashaw Fire Department members into the Bashaw School’s Remembrance Day program held Nov. 8.                                 Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Bashaw School places big importance on remembering

Service demonstrates how students feel about Remembrance Day

Bashaw RCMP Sgt. Bruce Holliday leads the parade of Royal Canadian Legion and Bashaw Fire Department members into the Bashaw School’s Remembrance Day program held Nov. 8.                                 Photo by Jordie Dwyer