Vimy Ridge

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Canadian stretcher bearers and German prisoners of war bring in wounded at Vimy Ridge - Found via The Passion of Former Days Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, World War One, First World, Commonwealth, Ww1 Posters, War Of Attrition, Ww1 History

Ninety-eight years later, historian finds 'missing' soldiers from the Battle of Vimy Ridge

For close to a century, the remains of more than 40 Canadian soldiers have lain forgotten in what is a potato field in northern France

WWI, April A Vickers machine-gun crew prepares to sweep the Front at Vimy Ridge. Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Ww1 History, Military History, World War One, First World, Commonwealth, Ww1 Soldiers

Legion Magazine

Legion Magazine offers a blend of military heritage and Canadian history with articles by noted historians and journalists.

Ninety-eight years later, historian finds ‘missing’ soldiers from the Battle of Vimy Ridge Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Viria, World War One, First World, Flanders Field, Remembrance Day, Lest We Forget, Historical Pictures

Ninety-eight years later, historian finds 'missing' soldiers from the Battle of Vimy Ridge

For close to a century, the remains of more than 40 Canadian soldiers have lain forgotten in what is a potato field in northern France

Visiting the battlefields of the First World War on the Western Front - how to get there, where to stay and what to see World War One, End Of The World, First World, Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Man Of War, War Image, Lest We Forget, Historical Pictures

Great War Sights Near Vimy RIdge : World War One Battlefields

Visiting the battlefields of the First World War on the Western Front - how to get there, where to stay and what to see

World War 1 Vimy Ridge George Metcalf Archival Collection, Canadian War Museum Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, World War One, First World, Ww1 Photos, Powerful Images, Remembrance Day, Historian, Warfare

Ninety-eight years later, historian finds 'missing' soldiers from the Battle of Vimy Ridge

For close to a century, the remains of more than 40 Canadian soldiers have lain forgotten in what is a potato field in northern France

75 years ago: Nazi Germany launches Operation Barbarossa upon Soviet Union Wehrmacht troops cross into the Soviet Union, June 1941 This week in history: June - World Socialist Web Site Operation Barbarossa, German Soldier, German Army, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Cool Photos

Historian searches for lost soldiers of Vimy Ridge

Canadian historian is seeking support for project to find soldiers hastily buried after Vimy Ridge battle and now lost in time.

Canadian soldiers at Vimy Ridge in April during the First World War. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, World War One, First World, The Great, Remembrance Day, Lest We Forget

Action on the Western Front

The misery of World War One is a recurring theme in this blog, with the implicit question "how could they make anyone go through this hell?...

Canadians searching captured German trenches for hiding Germans at Vimy Ridge, during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, World War One, First World, Lest We Forget, Wwii, The Past, Pictures

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Find Lavender Lamp Shade. Lamp shades that are presented below, come in different sizes, shapes and colours. That is why even the most demanding customers should be able to pick the most appropriate models for their houses. Try to decide which one would fit into your house best and feel free to buy it.

WWI: This photograph, taken after the capture of Vimy Ridge, looks east over the Douai Plain. The vantage point occupied by the soldiers in the foreground demonstrates the strategic importance of Vimy Ridge. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, World War One, First World, Battle Of The Somme, Remembrance Day, Lest We Forget, Historical Pictures, Canada

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Beyond Vimy, the Douai Plain - This photograph, taken after the capture of Vimy Ridge, looks east over the Douai Plain. The vantage point occupied by the soldiers in the foreground demonstrates the strategic importance of Vimy Ridge.

WWI, Hill Soldiers aid a comrade wounded in a 1915 battle, two years before the Canadians captured Hill 70 from the Germans and kept it. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Ww1 Pictures, Historical Pictures, World War One, First World, Remembrance Day, World History

Legion Magazine

Legion Magazine offers a blend of military heritage and Canadian history with articles by noted historians and journalists.

A Canadian Gun-pit, The Battle of Vimy Ridge as depicted by Percy Wyndham Lewis in Transformers, Wyndham Lewis, Ww1 Art, Military Cemetery, British West Indies, Flanders Field, Art For Art Sake, World War I, Wwi

My Dad, the Movie, and Me | The Walrus

On the set of Barney's Version, with Dustin Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Minnie Driver, and the ghost of Mordecai Richler

Canadian shells falling on the barbed wire protecting the German lines prior to the Canadian advance there of April 1917 during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Canadian Army, Some Image, Vietnam War, First World, World War, Wwii, Battle, Photos, Canada

Canadian shells falling on the barbed wire protecting the German lines prior to the Canadian advance there of 9–12 April 1917 during the Battle of Vimy Ridge. [AWM H07021]

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