Vimy Ridge

source: vimyfoundation.ca

April 9 is Vimy Ridge Day in Canada. Parliament established this day as an opportunity to remember and honour the men who fought in this historic battle, especially those men who lost their lives. The Battle of Vimy Ridge is considered by many historians to be a key moment in the history of Canada, particularly Canada’s development as an independent nation.

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