Major First World War battles and campaigns
Services and information
The notorious Battle of Ypres, Canada’s first major appearance on a European battlefield.
Summary of allied efforts at Festubert and Givenchy.
How Canadian soldiers pushed back the Germans as part of a four-month offensive.
How Canadian forces lead the capture of one of Germany’s most important positions.
How Canadian forces captured the strategic position of Hill 70.
How 100,000 Canadian soldiers captured enemy territory by fighting through mud and enemy fire.
Canada’s role supporting the first effective tank attack in history.
The last hundred days of the First World War, which are known as Canada`s Hundred Days.
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From Vimy to Juno
Explore the connections between Canada’s participation in the two world wars.
Visitor Education Centre at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial (France)
The new Canadian National Vimy Memorial opens to the public on Monday, April 10, 2017.
Halifax Citadel national historic site of Canada
Plan a trip to the Halifax Citadel, a strategic hilltop location chosen to protect the city in times of war.
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