Green plaques inscribed with names of service people and war brides. Poppies and daffodil pins have been placed next to some plaques.

Wall of Service

“Thank you for your sacrifice. We live in the best country in the world because you fought to keep it this way.” Denis Pilon

Commemorative Plaque

The Wall of Service pays tribute to individuals for their service made to Canada. Honour the service of a loved one or recognize a War Bride by adding a Commemorative plaque to the Wall of Service.

Your donation of $450 gives you:

  • A commemorative plaque inscribed with the name you choose on the Museum’s Wall of Service in the Pier 21 Gateway
  • A virtual commemorative plaque displayed on our Virtual Wall of Service.
  • An opportunity to share their story on the virtual wall.
  • A card, sent by the Museum to the honouree letting them know about your gift.

Installation Dates

Month Order and Payment Received by
March February 7, 2022
June May 6, 2022
November September 23, 2022
December October 31, 2022

(Note: Early plaque installation is available for an additional fee, time permitting. If you are interested, please call Maria Almeida, Donor Relations Manager, at 902-420-6656 for details.)

Keepsake Plaque

Commemorative plaque donors are eligible to purchase a Keepsake plaque at a cost of $150 plus applicable tax. The plaque is a mounted replica, like the one below, to display at home.

A green plaque with a sample inscription is encased in a clear plaque.

To order a Keepsake plaque, please contact:

Maria Almeida,
Donor Relations Manager,
malmeida@pier21.ca
(902) 420-6656.