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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.

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What is Canada’s most well known and most respected symbol?

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The maple leaf.

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