HKVCA Commemorative Plaque

Introduction

Click for larger viewThe Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association is pleased to offer this unique commemorative plaque for installation in locations such as Royal Canadian Legion branches, high schools and retirement/long term care homes.

Purpose

The plaque (see thumbnail to the right) includes graphics that depict the Battle (Defence) of Hong Kong, and is intended to commemorate the 1,976 Canadians who fought against the Japanese Imperial Army during December 1941.

Please note that the concept of the plaque is not to recognize any one member of 'C' Force, but to commemorate all members. The design must not be altered in any manner without express permission of HKVCA.

Conditions

Plaque Mounting Details

Supporting Documents

Completed and Planned Sites

Thinking of approaching a Legion Branch, Community Centre, school, or other venue regarding plaque installation? Check out the list below to make sure that we've not already visited them.

Installation Complete

  • Victoria, BC Legion Branch #127
  • Niagara Falls ON Legion Branch #479
  • Port Colborne ON Legion Branch #56
  • Sutton, ON Legion Branch #356
  • Port Credit ON Legion Branch #82
  • London, ON Victoria Hospital Parkwood Site
  • London, ON Victory Legion #317
  • Chesley ON Legion Branch #144
  • Cardston AB Legion Branch #170
  • Swan River MB Legion Branch #39
  • Edmonton AB Norwood Legion Branch #17
  • Moose Jaw SK Legion Branch #59
  • Calgary AB Col Belcher Retirement Home
  • Selkirk MB Legion Branch #42
  • Saskatoon, SK Nutana Legion Branch #362
  • Russell MB Legion Branch #159
  • Calgary, AB Legion Branch # 285
  • Bury QC Legion Branch #48
  • Estevan SK Legion Branch #60
  • Winnipeg MB Neil Bardal Funeral Centre
  • High River AB Legion Branch #71
  • Sarnia, ON Legion #62

Installation Planned

  • Barrhaven, ON Legion #641 
  • Brechin, ON Legion #488
  • Waterloo, ON Legion #530
  • Kingston, ON Legion #631

Under Exploration

  • Medicine Hat AB. Royal Canadian Legion # 17
  • Edmonton, AB. Provincial Museum (newly opened)
  • Red Deer, AB. Royal Canadian Legion #35
  • Winnipeg, MB Prince Edward Legion #81
  • Port Colborne, ON Cadet Corp
  • Cobourg, ON Legion
  • Stonewall MB Legion Branch #52
  • Niagara Military Museum - scheduled for Spring 2019 (received from Gene Labiuk in Oct '18)

 

 

Originally Published: October 2017
Updated: 29 Oct 2018