Today We Remember The Battle of Moreuil Wood, March 31, 2021
Mr. Stéphane Ouellette, Founder and President, Colonel John Gardam Lifetime Achievement Award Institute, Her Excellency, Kareen Rispal, Ambassador, French Embassy in Canada, The Honourable Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries for the Province of Ontario, and Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Angell, Commanding Officer, Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians), commemorated the 103rd anniversary of The Battle of Moreuil Wood.
“On this day, the French Republic, with the French Embassy in Ottawa, commemorated The Battle of Moreuil Wood of March 30-31, 1918. France pays tribute to the Canadian soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice to liberate our country. I remember.” – Kareen Rispal, Ambassador, French Embassy in Canada