Adegem Canadian War Cemetery

The Adegem Canadian War Cemetery


Le 9 mai 2015, quelques dizaines de membres de l'Association des Amis de Jean Talon, accompagns de quelques anciens combattants sont venus de Chlons-en-Champagne (Champagne-Ardenne, France) Adegem pour visiter le Canada Poland War Museum.
Ensuite une petite crmonie a eu lieu au Cimetire Canadien pour commmorer les soldats, spcialement ceux du Qubec qui sont tombs pour librer nos rgions et qui reposent ici Adegem.
Jean Talon, n Chlon-en-Champagne tait le premier intendant de la Nouvelle-France, actuellement le Qubec.
L'Association veut mettre en valeur Jean Talon et sa ville natale et multiplier les liens entre le Qubec et la France.

On 9 May 2015 a few dozen members of the Association of the Friends of Jean Talon, accompagnied by a number of war veterans came from
Chlons-en-Champagne (Champagne-Ardenne, France) to Adegem to visit the Canada Poland War Museum.
This visit was followed by a short ceremony on the Adegem Canadian War Cemetery to commemorate and honor the soldiers, specially those who came from Quebec and who fell to liberate our regions and who now rest here in Adegem.
Jean Talon, born in Chlon-en-Champagne was the first Intendant of New France, now called Qubec.
The Association wants to highlight the life and merits of Jean Talon and the city where he was born
and to forge closer ties between Qubec and France.

The complete alphabetical list of the men buried here
The list of the 12 plots
The list of the Regiments that have one or more of their men buried here
The alphabetical list by Regiment
All about the Adegem Canadian War Cemetery
All about Adegem

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