National Indigenous Veterans Day

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BCAFN honours Indigenous veterans and calls on all Canadians to learn and remember their heroic stories!

First Nations veterans demanded equality and recognition of their wartime contributions. After their service, many were active civilians who stood against injustice and discrimination as they fought for their identities and rights. They ensured that their stories and histories, previously ignored, were preserved in Canadian history and the national consciousness.

Learn more:
https://www.cbc.ca/.../sergeant-tommy-prince-stamp-canada...

https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100038536496033

https://www.veterans.gc.ca/.../histor.../indigenous-veterans

https://www.nfb.ca/film/forgotten_warriors/