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XXIV Squadron Centenary - Early Outline Programme

We are starting to receive some early outline details of what is planned on Friday and Saturday 11/12th September 2015 for the XXIV Squadron Centenary at RAF Brize Norton. 109 more words


A Growing Family

EN – Suddenly he appears. A new uncle Leo. Not ‘my’ uncle Leo (the brother of my father) but my father’s uncle Leo who was brother to my grandfather. 503 more words


Souvenir album looks back at Roxboro's 100 years

Long before Roxboro merged to become the borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro, it was considered the summer destination for wealthy families from Hochelaga.

Families would leave their grand residences in the east to inhabit modest cottages along the waterfront of Rivière-des-Prairies for the clement months. 419 more words

West Island Gazette

Helion First World War Prizes for Scholarship

In conjunction with the Western Front Association, those nice people at Helion & Co* have introduced three annual prizes for book proposals coming out of research carried out either privately, as part of a Masters Degree study or as part of a PhD project. 95 more words


Replica tanks, street theatre and commemorative dance for Great War MK

How about seeing a bit of theatre in a full-size replica 1st World War tank? Or watching a commemorative dance with hand-made banners? Or perhaps participating as an Old Time Music Hall audience – letting the performers know what you think of their acts! 468 more words