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Monday Monuments and Memorials – Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Abbeville, France

Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension – Graves of QMAAC workers Caswell, Parker, Moores, Blaikley, Watson, Campbell, Grant, Thomasson and Connor

Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps – crest on CWGC graves… 350 more words

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Monday Monuments and Memorials – Edith Cavell figurine, Canadian War Museum, Ottawa

Edith Cavell crested china souvenir, Canadian War Museum

British nurse Edith Cavell was executed on October 12, 1915 for helping Allied soldiers escape occupied Belgium. Her death became a rallying cry for the Allies. 175 more words

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Monday Monuments and Memorials – Houghton brothers, St. Mark's Anglican Church, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

In loving memory of Robert Charles Houghton & Tom Hadley Houghton

Eight St Mark’s parishioners who died in WW1

Plaque names 70 St Mark’s parishioners who served in WW1, book of remembrance for those who died. 200 more words

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Monday Monuments and Memorials – Conscription Riots, Spring 1918, Quebec City

Québec, Printemps 1918, by Aline Martineau

Québec, Printemps 1918 – events in Quebec City

Québec, Printemps 1918 marks the place of one of the demonstrations in Quebec City protesting the Canadian government’s 1917 decision to conscript men into the army. 412 more words

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City of Vienna Refuses To Remember Jan III Sobieski | Defend Europa

A memorial statue for Polish king Jan III Sobieski was supposed to be unveiled on 12 September in Vienna. A surprising turn of events has caused confusion. 198 more words

Monday Monuments and Memorials – Lisgar Collegiate Institute, Ottawa

Remembering over 130 former Lisgar students who died in WW1

Alexis Hannum Helmer inspired In Flanders Fields

Memorial tympanum over Lisgar library entrance

Honouring over 900 former Lisgar CI students who served in WW1… 273 more words

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Monday Monuments and Memorials – Bell Telephone, Montreal

Plaque honouring Bell Telephone employees from Montreal who served in WW1

It’s Labour Day in Canada and the US … a day to celebrate workers. 163 more words

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