Brenda Cathrea is the daughter of Sergeant James Neil Cathrea, a veteran of the Battle of Normandy. The Juno Beach Centre Association thanks her for the recent donation of her father’s artefacts and her generous financial support of the museum throughout the years.
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Presented by EF Tours and the Juno Beach Centre, watch and listen to the uniquely personal insight of a Second World War veteran who experienced the Battle of Normandy as Jim Parks answers questions and shares his story.
Air Canada has agreed to display a selection of Legacy of Honour video episodes on their in-flight entertainment service for passengers to view. The selected episodes will be featured in time for Remembrance Day on Air Canada's TV Documentary channel, from November 1st to December 31st 2020.
D-Day veteran Jim Parks has been an active runner for his entire life. He graciously offered to walk the Strongpoint 1500m to raise money for the Juno Beach Centre in our Remembrance Day Virtual Races!
Since announcing our Remembrance Day Virtual Races with VR Pro we are receiving great feedback from participants. Many are sharing the names and stories of loved ones who served during the Second World War.
The Juno Beach Centre is very honoured to have the support of our great friend Jim Parks, Canadian D-Day veteran, for our virtual Remembrance Run.
To mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, the Juno Beach Centre Association is honouring the Canadians who served with RAF Fighter Command in the summer and fall of 1940.
Congratulations to the 2020 graduating class of Garth Webb Secondary School! You have persevered through a challenging time and made your school proud. We are pleased to announce the Juno Beach Centre Award recipients: Rebecca Sakaki and Laney Onate. Garth Webb Secondary School is named after our founder, a Second World War veteran with a...