Rideau Hall, Ottawa, Canada

Screen Shot 2013-05-20 at 1.48.37 PMHis Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, presided over the War of 1812 Recognition Ceremony for the 48 First Nations and Métis Communities with a link to the War of 1812, on Thursday, October 25, 2012, in the Rideau Hall Ballroom. Andrew Big Canoe and Suzanne Howes accepted a commemorative medal and War of 1812 Banner from the Prime Minister and Governor General on behalf of Georgina Island First Nation.

Photo Credit: MCpl Dany Veillette, Rideau Hall-OSGG OSGG

Our Stories