Vimy Memorial. Notice the seam of the blocks below cutting through the drapery of the sculpture base.

Wikipedia: Canadian National Vimy Memorial (near Lens, France) is a memorial site in France dedicated to the memory of Canadian Expeditionary Force members killed during the First World War.

Vimy Ridge primer for 98th anniversary of start of Canada's most significant battle. #VimyDay2015

Today is the anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Check out this infographic, or read more here.

The Taking of Vimy Ridge Easter Monday 1917 by Richard Jack oil Painting 1917

Vimy ridge monument.

Vimy ridge monument.

Mother Canada mourning the dead

The mourning figure of “Mother Canada” of the Vimy Memorial.