The Canadian Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, located at the National War Memorial in Confederation Square, Ottawa, was added to the war memorial in 2000, and holds the remains of an unidentified Canadian soldier who died in France during World War I.

The unidentified soldier was selected from a cemetery in the vicinity of Vimy Ridge, the site of a famous Canadian battle of the First World War. The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was created to honour the Canadians whether they be navy, army, air forc...

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