of Marshal J. Pilsudski
Polish War Veterans Society
Tribute to departed veterans
Commemoration ceremony honouring our departed Society members, held at the National Field of Honour veterans’ cemetery in Pointe Claire
Pictured: Polish youth in the company of their teacher, Ms. A. Kapuscińska and Veteran Peacekeeper L. Kwasiborski.
photo: T. Kowalski
85th Anniversary Celebrations
2015 marked the Polish War Veterans Society's 85th anniversary.
Celebrations to commemorate this milestone were held on Oct 17, 2015 and included a commemoration ceremony at the Last Post Field of Honour veterans’ cemetery in Pointe Claire at 11:00am, followed by a Mass at Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish at 4:00 pm, and a festive banquet at Schofield Hall, Town of Mount Royal City Hall at 6:00pm.
Polish Soldier's Day
Since 2011, The Polish War Veterans Society, together with the Polish Canadian Welfare Institute, co-organize the annual celebration of Polish Soldier's Day in the month of August for the residents of the institute, several of which are longtime members of the Society.
Memorial Day at the
Field of Honour
The Polish War Veterans Society participates annually in the memorial service organized by the Last Post Fund at the National Field of Honour military cemetery in Pointe Claire.
All Souls Day at the
Field of Honour
Also at the Field of Honour, the Society participates in the observation of All Souls' Day, an event organized by John Paul II Polish School, with the participation of schoolchildren, scouts, veterans, as well as represention from the Polish Consulate and the Canadian Polish Congress.
The Polish War Veterans Society organizes an out of town field trip each summer for its members. Here are a few pictures from our Quebec City and Ottawa trips.
Members of the Polish War Veterans Society of Marshal J. Piłsudski, accompanied by a member of the Polish National Council in Angers, Dr. Z. Nowakowski and Consul Dr. T. Brzezinski during the commemoration of Polish Constitution Day on May 3, 1940 in Montreal
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