Battle of Chippawa Memorial July 5, 2013 @ Chippawa Battlefield Park

Chippawa Battlefield Park
Niagara Parkway, Chippawa Ontario Canada, L0S 1J0 9.1km from the Falls



Commemorative ceremony held in honour of the opening engagement of the 1814 Niagara campaign, the longest and bloodiest military operation of the War of 1812. The Niagara Parks Commission and the Chippawa Branch 396 of the Royal Canadian Legion will honour those who served on this important battlefield on July 5, 1814. All are welcome to attend the ceremony at 7:00 p.m. For more information call 905-871-0540. 

Event Program

March Out Colours - Royal Canadian Legion
Greeting by Master of Ceremonies - Sherman Zavitz
Greetings Niagara Parks Commission - Interim Chair,
Janice Thomson
Greetings from Niagara Falls MPP - Kim Craitor
Historical Address - Sherman Zavitz
Remembrance Prayer - Canon Powell
Laying of the Wreaths
1 Minute of Silence
Lament - Piper, Chris Lejuene
Closing Remarks - Sherman Zavitz
March Off - Please Stand For the Colours

Post Ceremony Events

Refreshments
Musket Demonstration - Soldiers from Fort Erie
Battlefield Tour - Daryl Learn
Visit Branch 396 Royal Canadian Legion, Chippawa

Admission

Admission FREE

Prices are subject to change without notice.

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