Hey everyone; thank you for reading my first few blogs; I will be writing more very soon. I started to go through the pictures from our trip and hand selected a few to start; if you want more then you need to keep coming back.
Until then please enjoy.
Please look for more blogs coming soon about our trip leading up to the
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100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge.
“IN MEMORIAM. ON THE NIGHT OF 7-8 JUNE 1944, EIGHTEEN CANADIAN SOLDIERS WERE MURDERED IN THIS GARDEN WHILE BEING HELD HERE AS PRISONERS OF WAR. TWO MORE PRISONERS DIED HERE, OR NEARBY, ON 17 JUNE 1944. LEST WE FORGET.” Next we made a stop to the Ardenne Abbey Massacre occurred during the Battle of Normandy […]
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After we spent Sunday afternoon and Monday morning walking around and exploring Juno Beach and the Juno Beach Center we are now headed to the Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery located approximately 5.5 km from Juno Beach. The Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery is a cemetery containing mostly Canadian soldiers killed during the early stages of the […]
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Its Saturday April 1, 1600 hrs and after a long 8 hour flight from Canada and waiting at the Charles de Gaulie Airport until the rest of the flights have landed, the 8 + 1 members of The 56th Field Regiment finally have arrived in Normandy on our way to visit Juno Beach and the […]
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