Acadian ceremony

| August 11, 2018

At the Juno Beach Centre, the annual ceremony was held to pay homage to the Acadian soldiers who landed and died on Juno Beach in 1944 for the liberation of Normandy.

In the presence of Tristan Landry, representative of the Embassy of Canada, The Honorable Lena Metlege Diab, Minister of Acadian Affairs and Francophonie, Mathieu Caissie, representative of the government of New Brunswick in France, Anne-Marie Philippeaux, Deputy Mayor of Courseulles-sur-Mer.

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