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Vimy Foundation Centennial ParkFirst World War Veteran Sam Sharpe is finally rewritten into historyCanadian First World War soldier found and identified in FranceThree Canadian First World War fallen soldiers identifiedNew state-of-the-art facility at CFB Borden dedicated to the late Colonel Karen Ritchie

Vimy Foundation Centennial Park

The land currently laying across from the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France will be home to the Vimy Foundation Centennial Park. A hundred Centennial Trees, grown from the Vimy Oak acorn that fell from a European Oak during the Battle of Vimy Ridge, will grace the lands of the park. Commemorative Vimy Oaks are available...
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First World War Veteran Sam Sharpe is finally rewritten into history

After a century of being written out of history, Lt. Col. Sam Sharpe, and Member of Parliament for Ontario North, re-enters the history books. For the last five years, MP Erin O’Toole has been working hard to correct the omission. O’Toole was met with unanimous support from all Members of Parliament to have an installation...
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Canadian First World War soldier found and identified in France

The Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) have identified the remains of a Canadian First World War soldier who was found at a construction site in Lens, France, in August 2016. The soldier was identified as Private John (Jack) Henry Thomas, of Chewale, South Wales, UK, and Birch Ridge, NB. The...
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Three Canadian First World War fallen soldiers identified

The remains of three Canadian First World War soldiers were found near the village of Vendin-le-Vieil, France. The Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) have identified them as Private William Del Donegan, Private Henry Edmonds Priddle, and Sergeant Archibald Wilson. The soldiers’ remains were recovered between September 2010 and August...
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