2015

Dispatches from the Front – Entry #7+

The sun was shining bright and everyone got on the bus with a smile on their face. The first stop...

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Dispatches from the Front – Entry #6+

After seeing six of eight Canadian World War I memorials, the 26th marked our last day of the First World...

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Dispatches from the Front – Entry #5+

This day started early, and brought our first sight of rain during the tour. The group embarked on another journey...

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Dispatches from the Front – Entry #4+

As we checkout from the Pax hotel in Diksmuide there was a feeling of leaving home. The people of Diksmuide,...

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The Gloves Come Off – April 30, 1915+

Continued from “Choking on Desperation”: Night was falling on the Ypres salient late on April 22nd, 1915. After the first...

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Dispatches from the Front – Entry #3+

Yesterday April 22, 2015 was the commemoration for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Saint Julien. We loaded the...

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