Vimy Ridge Day

 
Vimy Ridge Day 2019, commemorating the 3,598 killed and 7,004 wounded members of the Canadian Corps at the Battle of Vimy Ridge in Northern France from April 9th to 12th, 1917, with photos from our moving visit to the Canadian National Vimy Memorial, Vimy in 2012. 🇨🇦

Studio 365: Day 99

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Vimy Ridge Day commemorating The Battle of Vimy Ridge, April 9 1917

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The photos for the video were taken during our memorable visit to Vimy in October 2012.  The poppies, waving in the breeze at the end of the video, were from our garden. The bees were just visiting.

I commemorated this day last year with the post: Remembering the Battle of Vimy Ridge

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