"Vimy" Reception hosted by the Embassy of France [fr]

The Vimy Foundation organized an evening at the Embassy of France to commemorate this symbolic event that brought our countries together.

This year marks the 95th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

On April 9, 2012, tens of thousands of people will gather in France and in Canada to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Canadians captured Vimy Ridge 95 years ago in a fight for peace, freedom and hope. The Canadian victory at Vimy Ridge is thought to have been a key turning point in shaping Canada as a nation.>
More information on the Veterans Affairs Canada web site

Last modified on 05/04/2012

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