Vimy Ridge

Cadets across Canada will be marking the 103rd anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge virtually on April 9, 2020, due to COVID-19 pandemic social distancing restrictions and the idea originated in Williams Lake, B.C. (Billie Sheridan photo)

Canadian cadets to mark 103rd anniversary of Vimy Ridge April 9 virtually

Idea of Captain Billie Sheridan in Williams Lake, B.C. who wondered what to do in times of COVID-19

 

The 101st anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge was remembered in a commemoration ceremony at Surrey Centre Cemetery in Cloverdale on Sunday, April 8. (Samantha Anderson)

UPDATE: 101st anniversary of Vimy Ridge commemorated in Cloverdale ceremony

More than 100 braved the rain on Sunday morning to remember the Battle of Vimy Ridge

 

Hundreds filled Veterans Square in downtown Cloverdale last year to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. (Samantha Anderson)

Memorial service planned for 101st anniversary of Vimy Ridge

Ceremony to take place in Cloverdale’s Surrey Centre Cemetery on Sunday, April 8