For generations, Canadians have dedicated their lives to preserve peace and freedom. To honour those who have served and continue to serve, we pause for 2 minutes of silence on Remembrance Day. Make November 11th the most unforgettable day of the year.
Sgt. Sean Cowperthwaite served 20 years in Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) and as part of Canada's peacekeeping missions to Cypress and to Bosnia on four separate occasions.
Three members of the LSH (RC) have been awarded the Victoria Cross (VC) - the highest military honour for "conspicuous bravery in the presence of the enemy".