Field of Crosses in Calgary Alberta A Remembrance Day Tribute

Every year in November along Memorial Drive, 3500 crosses are individually marked and named in honour of the thousands of southern Albertans who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Additionally, there are 120 unique crosses to pay tribute to the 120000...
Every year in November along Memorial Drive, 3500 crosses are individually marked and named in honour of the thousands of southern Albertans who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Additionally, there are 120 unique crosses to pay tribute to the 120000 men and women all across Canada who have lost their lives fighting for our freedom.
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11 November 2022 at   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
Arthor G Huntley
Age 21
Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
50th Bn.
10/04/1917

Jackson Howard
Age 41
Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
Division: 31st Bn.
06/11/1917
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
The Field of Crosses can be found along Memorial Drive in Calgary from November 1-11 every year. Thank you to the many volunteers
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
Gathered together along Memorial Drive in Calgary, 3500 crosses light the night
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
Among the crosses
Lester C Schmidt
Age 23
Royal Canadian Air Force
03/10/1944
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
As evening sets, a ceremony takes place and the candles stay lit throughout the night
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
You might be pulled towards some crosses naturally. Take a moment to think about that specific hero and thank them.
11 November 2022 ·   2 months ago taken in   200 Memorial Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 3C2, Canada
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