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The Maple Leaf
Canada’s most well known and most respected symbol is the maple leaf. It has been used as a symbol of this country for a long time. In the 1700s, French Canadians used the maple leaf as a symbol. In the 1850s, the maple leaf was used on Canadian uniforms and also put on the headstones of soldiers who died in war.
What is Canada’s most well known and most respected symbol?
The maple leaf.