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Oh Canada

June 21, 2014

Whilst in Victoria we had the opportunity of joining in a ceremony granting Canadian citizenship not only to our friend Elsbie but also to some 63 other Canadians.  These new Canadians came from 27 different countries.

It was an honour to join in with this ceremony and welcome all these new Canadians.  All were beaming and seemed to be genuinely excited and happy to take their vows as new Canadians.

Here are a few pictures from that event

A new Canadian who arrived in Canada from Tanzania

Very enthusiastic new Canadian

Very enthusiastic new Canadian

And then there were the shoes

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And then our friend Elsbie was next for the requisite photo with the presiding Judge and the RCMP officer

 

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And a very happy Sierd to have a new Canadian wife!

Trish, Elsbie (the new Canadian) and Sierd

Trish, Elsbie (the new Canadian) and Sierd

2 Comments leave one →
  1. Annie Boldt permalink
    June 23, 2014 17:14

    Thanks for this little trip down a recent memory lane.. it was all just like that eh?
    Annie B.

  2. June 28, 2014 15:28

    Hi Tony, Thanks for the post! Happy Canada Day en France!!! Bisous, Elzbie

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