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Private William Simms

Jan 21, 2019 ... Remains discovered in 2007 Buried at Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Caix British Cemetery, Section II, Plot AA, Grave 15. William Simms was born in 1894 in Russell, Manitoba. Prior to enlistment with the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF), Simms made his living as a farmer and was unmarried. In January 1916 he enlisted in the 78th Canadian Infantry Battalion

Inuit traditional knowledge - Wrecks of HMS Erebus and HMS Terror National Historic Site

May 27, 2019 .... Spending years in the Arctic, travelling and living among Inuit, he gathered invaluable Inuit oral histories. Importantly, interpreters Taqulittuq and Ipiivik were part of his team. In 1869, he learned that the Ugjulik wreck was located off the western shore of the Adelaide Peninsula; Ugjulik (spelled variously) refers to a seal hunting ground, the word meaning

Tours and programs - L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

Jun 11, 2019 ... daily at 10 each day and each session will be 45 minutes long with a max of 4 people. The final session will start at 4pm. The Meeting of Two Worlds Tour Discover the international archaeological significance of L’Anse aux Meadows and its powerful place in the history of the human migrations. Your knowledgeable interpreter will explore the importance of Norse

Saint-Louis Forts and Châteaux National Historic Site

May 30, 2019 ...Did you know that an archaeological crypt revealing the official residence and seat of power of governors from 1620 to 1834 is hidden under Dufferin Terrace in Québec City? Discover its history and stroll through the remains of Château Saint-Louis. Explore its lower court, outbuildings and culinary complex. Some 120 artifacts and technologically advanced

Military Museums Directory

May 10, 2019 ... Regimental Museum map Canadian Military Engineers Museum Monday to Friday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm or by appointment Mitchell Building (J-10) PO box 17000 CFB Gagetown Oromocto NB E2V 4J5 Email: Phone: 506-422-2000 ext. 1897 Navy, Army, Air Force New Brunswick Canadian Military Engineers Museum map New Brunswick Military History Museum Monday

Searching for Franklin’s lost ships - Wrecks of HMS Erebus and HMS Terror National Historic Site

May 27, 2019 ... responsible for historical and archaeological site of national significance, Parks Canada took the lead in a new era of investigation. Background research included close consultation with Inuit, whose oral histories encompass Franklin and his ships. In 2008, after considering all sources of information, Parks Canada’s Underwater Archaeology Team (UAT) determined two


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Lieutenant Clifford Abraham Neelands

Jan 21, 2019 ... Battalion until his death on 11 August 1918 in Hallu, France. Thirty-five soldiers of the 78th Battalion were presumed to have been killed in action at Hallu. Following the war, Lieutenant Neelands’s name was engraved on the Canadian National Vimy Memorial commemorating Canadian soldiers who died during the First World War and have no known grave. In 2006, three

Victoria Cross recipients

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Repatriation of Canadian war dead

Dec 17, 2018 ...Repatriation of Canadian war dead Canada's policy on repatriating the remains of war dead and related costs changed in 1970. This is the Order in Council that made that change. PDF Version, 2.15 MB Repatriation of Canadian war dead by order in Council P.C. 1970-6/1254 15 July, 1970 (T.B. REC. 698144 ) His Excellency the Governor General in Council

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