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A Place Called Vimy Letter home to Norfolk from Pte. George Wallace Cook of Vittoria. February 10th, 1917 from No. 4 Stationary Hospital, France You probably heard that I was slightly wounded, (while in trenches belowVIMY Ridge) but I am now well, except for my eye, and it will be all right soon. While up ..
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One hundred years ago – On Easter Monday, April the 9th, the Canadian soldiers left their trenches below Vimy Ridge and began their walk into history. It was the 50th Anniversary of Canadian Confederation. Before that famous walk began, we thought of ourselves as a Colony of Great Britain. By the afternoon of April 9th ..
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