Category Archives: Books on the CEF

The Battle of St. Julien by Kate Colquhoun and much more!

Canadian writers look at St Julien soon after the end of the war – and MANY other topics  

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Finding Old Battle Fields

Remembering Lt Albert Service and his men of the 52nd Battalion CEF killed in action near Hill 60, near Ypres Belgium in 1916. I attended the Canadian Literature of World War One Conference University of Ottawa on 31 July and 1 August. The … Continue reading

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Valour Road – 3 VC Winners from Winnipeg

Valour Road A Book by Canadian Author John Nadler Commemorating 3 VC Winners was published in September Read More Here

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Books to Read on WW1

Selections From Project Gutenberg and their WW1 Bookshelf (click the HTML version of the item you want to look at) Tanks in the Great War by JFC Fuller The Great War As I Saw It  by Frederick George Scott Over the … Continue reading

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Valour Road – Three Winnipeg VC Winners on the same street

Valour Road John Nadler has written a wonderful book. His short bio from Amazon.com informs us he “is a Canadian author, journalist, and feature writer who has lived in Europe for the last two decades. He is also the author … Continue reading

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Western Front Raiders

Western Front Raiders WHAT would be your feelings if, when on “sentry go” peering over the parapet, some one were to come along the trench and whisper: “Scouts going out on the right and coming in on the centre.” I … Continue reading

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