Petition Signatories

"We the undersigned feel enormous gratitude for the sacrifice made by all the Canadian Armed Forces through the ages in defence of this country and its values; acknowledge the very special nature of the sacrifice made by those who fought in the First World War in appalling conditions and with terrible loss of life; note that only three First World War veterans remain; and urge the Prime Minister that their sacrifice, and all of those they served with under arms from 1914-1918, be celebrated by offering a state funeral to the family of the last veteran of the First World War resident in Canada."

Total Signatures to Date : 93090

FirstName LastName
Sajida Khan Mississauga ON
Bhurana Govind Mississauga ON
Marlene Forrest Mississauga ON
Meena Sivaraman Mississauga ON
Connie Benedict Oakville ON
Justyna Kolman Mississauga ON
Peter Donders Guelph ON
Janet Muench Richmond Hill ON
john french prince george BC
Tanis Gaudette Vancouver BC It only seems right. This man risked his life to give all of us the freedom we have. As human beings, we should honour, thank and remember him.
Christopher Bishop Oakville ON Canada became a "nation" during WW1. We need a symbolic gesture such as this to recognize the great sacrifice as well as our accomplishments.
Margherita Gagliardi Winnipeg MB
Tristan Bondett Peterborough ON
Tamara Beckers Burlington ON
Giuseppe Faranda Ottawa ON We must honor those who made all of our lives better.
Lori Jones Coquitlam BC
susan enright-brown west vancouver BC I lost many family members in the Great War ... some who were Canadians and some who were Scots. I would like to think that as a remembrance to those souls, that we here in Canada could bring to the forefront of public attention, via a highly publicized State Funeral, that the last of those brave men and women is gone ... I think that this is one way of establishing history with those still ali
Blaine Kereluk calgary AB
Zoe Dane Toronto ON Any Canadian that died in any war, deserves a ful fledged military funeral. If the government denies them this then the government needs to be changed. Shame on those that dotn agree with this. God Bless Our Veterns!!
Vern and Marg McKeen McKeen Victoria BC Canada must celebrate the last veteran of the First World War with a state funeral. Their sacrifice created Canada.
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