The Canadian Battlefields Foundation undertakes programs to commemorate and promote public awareness of Canada’s role in the two World Wars and other wars of the 20th century.

The Foundation was established in 1992 to educate and actively promote public awareness of Canada’s role in the Second World War. Spend some time with us to learn more about our objectives of increasing public awareness of Canada’s contributions to peace and freedom in the wars of the twentieth century. Visit our recommended links and feel free to contact us with your comments or suggestions.


News Highlights

78th Anniversary D-Day

3 weeks ago

While Canadian students were not present at the ceremonies this year, members of the The Canadian Battlefields Foundation from both Canada and France, joined in the commemorative ceremonies for the 78th anniversary of D-Day,

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Special Highlights


As a partnership of the Canadian Battlefields Foundation, the Laurier Centre for the Study of Canada is now presenting Season 2 of the Maple Leaf Route Webinar Series.

For details on dates and times, visit the Laurier Centre for the Study of Canada website.


Student Activity

June 5th, 2019

3 years ago

We had a busy past few days as we visited many military cemeteries and D Day Academy which was a military museum filled with trucks and Canadian, American, and German military equipment and guns. Today (June 5th) we started

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May 30th, 2019

May 30th, 2019

3 years ago

Today was probably one of the most interesting days that I have found thus far. Starting of at the Australian memorial and monument for the First World War along with the Sir John Monash Center. This memorial was definitely

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