The Last Steps memorial was recognized on the Halifax waterfront to pay tribute to the departure of the first full battalion of Nova Scotia soldiers to fight in the First World War, and the role that Nova Scotia played in the defence of the nation during wartime — a project of the Army Museum Halifax Citadel, designed by artist Nancy Keating. (Photo: The Last Steps Memorial, a project of the Army Museum Halifax Citadel, designed by artist Nancy Keating. Photo by Leo J. Deveau).