Category Archives: Canadians in France

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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Tracing Ronnie Mackinnon

From The Western Front Association Stand To! No 84 Article Extract Princess Patricia’s Pals by Gordon MacKinnon Introduction Two young soldiers stand in a French house, leaning on a high stool to keep still whilst the film is being exposed, … Continue reading

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75th Battalion Officer – Still on Guard on the Western Front

Lt Henry Walter Edward Morris by Andy Stone Enjoy your visit!!

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PODCAST – Canada`s 100 Days

CANADA`s 100 DAYS by John Livesay The incredible story of the actions of the men and women of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, Canada’s contribution to the Great War 1914-1919, during the last 100 days of the First World War. After … Continue reading

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Where did the CEF Actions take place

This is a work in progress – we hope to get time to map it all out this year. In the meantime here is the official list of Canadian Battles from General Order 7, 1928. Enjoy your visit!! <br /><br … Continue reading

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Canadian Soldiers – Biography

George Ireland from Hamilton Ontario, Grey Cup Team Captain, 102nd Battalion

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Tracing Canadian Locations in France and Belgium

This link has maps for the Canadian Base in Etaples and Hospital Facilities in other areas of France and Belgium Through These Lines is a great site written from an Australian Perspective. Look under places at the upper right for … Continue reading

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