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New Videos on the 15th Bn CEF at Mount Sorrel, the Somme

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We remember 105th anniversary of Mount Sorrel/Observatory Ridge Our thanks to Greg Young who produced the video to help us remember the Battle of Mount Sorrel in the Ypres salient from 2 to 13 June 1916 and the role played … Continue reading

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Battle of Festubert – 15th Battalion 19-31 May 1915

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Background on Festubert from the 15th Battalion

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Hill 70 and Mont Sorrel With Norm Christie of CEF Books

Norm Christie’s CEF BOOKS is your first stop to learn about the Canadians in WW1 Learn about Norm Christie’s CEF Books and Battle Field Tours Store Tour Information TV Series

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Siegfried Sassoon: Liverpool’s War Poet?

A very intersting Zoom presentation we attended from afar. Thanks to Alban O’Brien More from the very interesting Youtube Channel Victorian Britain

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Fly The Battlefields

While we wait in our trenches for the whistle signifying the end of COVID – here is an interesting video for you.

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The Men of Newcastle

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Images of the stone memorial tablets just inside the Newcastle Memorial Hall remembering the men of the town who served.

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Let’s Help Norm Find 44 Lost Canadian Scottish Soldiers!

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A recent National Post news item featured Norm Christie and his belief that 44 Can Scots are buried, and were forgotten in the post war cleanup, near Neuville St Vaast which is just North of Arras. See the story here … Continue reading

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