The Canada Memorial in Green Park points towards the port of Halifax, from where many Canadian service personnel sailed for Europe. Just as I’d focused the camera, this little boy climbed on, and seemingly sensing the gravity of the moment, gave a salute.
“Generations that know us not and that we know not of,
heart-drawn to see where and by whom great things were suffered and done for them,
shall come to this deathless field, to ponder and dream;”
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain