Tag Archives: Lest We Forget

The day after Remembrance Day

The Field of Crosses is an annual memorial to soldiers from southern Alberta who made the ultimate sacrifice and gave their lives so that we might live our lives in freedom. It is a deeply moving tribute along Memorial Drive … Continue reading

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November Eleventh: another year to reflect #lestweforget

They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them. For the Fallen Robert … Continue reading

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The Battle of the Somme and The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace @LeedsTownHall #Somme100

The Somme The Somme. For a long while, centuries, it was just the name of a place in northern France. Somewhere in Flanders, a river running through a quiet valley. One hundred years ago today, on July 1, 1916 that … Continue reading

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