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Letters from Vincent

Michael Ritchie is the Great Grand Son of Lieutenant Vincent McCarter Eastwood, MC. He has devoted a significant time and effort transcribing the letters of his family relation at a web site called… 246 more words

18th Battalion CEF

Allan Herschell Carousel Artist

I was able to see it the first weekend of December 2017 at the goodbye carnival. It is a beautiful carousel that brought many smiles. I am glad that it is being taken care of. 960 more words

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Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,

And sorry I could not travel both

And be one traveler, long I stood

And looked down one as far as I could… 114 more words

December 1916

Soldiers of the Australian 5th Division on their way to the trenches rest near Mametz, Somme in December 1916.

From the collection of the Australian War Memorial, Canberra.


7 November 1917 - Night crashes

Despite the general lack of enemy aircraft, night flying remains hazardous and the poor weather in November is not helping things one bit. Overnight 101 and 102 Squadrons carried out bombing raids on Rumbeke in Belgium. 123 more words