Nieuwpoort, Albert I Monument

83rd National Tribute to King Albert I and to the Heroes of the Yser


This annual event takes place at the foot of the King Albert I monument, ceremony takes place in memory of the fallen of WWI:


  • Defilé of standard bearers
  • Field Marshal Haig's Own Pipes & Drums
  • moment of reflection
  • speeches
  • deposition of flowers
  • European hymn and Brabançonne
  • Tribute at the British and French monument and at the Yser Memorial