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Vimy Ridge Memorial
Vimy Ridge Memorial The Vimy Ridge Memorial is situated in a 100–hectare park given by the people of France to Canada as a tribute to the Canadian soldiers who fought and died on the Western Front beside their French allies. The Memorial Park is part of the battlefield of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, fought between the 9th and 12th of April 1917. Canadians seized the ridge from the Germans and drove the enemy back down from the heights.
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Photos: (G Egan) Wartime Heritage