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"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

 
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Karen Desparois Montreal QC
 
Jeff Hale Toronto NB Again the short sightedness of a few has resulted into another travesty. While honering our war dead is a must a state funeral for the last of the WW1 vets is a slap in the face to all the others who lost their lives. A national holiday for remembering this is the most appropriate tribute not a state funeral for one soldier. Again, time and time, its about optics, this will make the government app
 
ian cleghorn toronto ON This is the best way to honor these men!
 
Martin White Sooke BC Thank You.
 
Genevieve Pylypiw Cambridge ON
 
Josephine White Sooke BC Thank You.
 
Mark Appleton Chilliwack BC
 
Clifford Redick Masset BC
 
Clayton Thorkelson Ottawa ON It is necessary for us to show respect to all of the veterans (of the 2nd World War) by giving the last soldier to fall a hero's goodbye. The greatest war this era has ever seen should should be marked by the highest honor we can give them in passing.
 
Casey Luk Calgary AB
 
Marlene Curley Ottawa ON
 
Leslie MacMillan Winipeg MB We should all remember to give thanks each day for the freedoms we have as a result of the many sacrifices persons in the Armed Forces have made and continue to make for their fellow Canadians. Live every day like it is Remembrance Day - and if you see a member of the Military - show your appreciation and say "THANKS" from the bottom of your heart!!!
 
Victoria Brabers Oakville ON
 
Kelly Daniel Ville Ile Perrot QC
 
John D. Russell Trenton NS
 
Daniel Hardy Vancovuer BC Smokey Smith, the last surviving VC-winner, was accorded a special ceremony when he passed away last year; it seems only fair to do the same for the last veteran of WW I.
 
Lucy Constancio toronto ON
 
Pauline Sykes Summerland BC It is so wonderful that we still have 3 left. Lets celebrate all those lives by honoring our last hero.
 
Bing and Morag Vance Elliot Lake ON Please let us honour all those who died to keep us free. Let us remember.
 
jamie lock ajax ON
 
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