The government of Canada commemorates the one hundred days of Canada with public activities in Fredericton, New Brunswick
MIL OSI Translation. Canadian French to English
Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI in French 2
Veterans affairs Canada invites you to public events to mark the 100th anniversary of the battle of the Canal du Nord, which took place during the hundred days of Canada, when the First world War, and to pay tribute to the recipient of the Victoria Cross, Milton F. Gregg.
Lieutenant Milton F. Gregg, of New Brunswick, was awarded the Victoria Cross for bravely led his unit through the barbed wire not cut, despite having been wounded twice, to clear the enemy trenches during the offensive of canada.
The 28 and 29 September 2018, Veterans affairs Canada will organize a practical workshop forging with a view to create a commemorative sculpture. We encourage veterans, members of the canadian armed Forces still in service, the youth and the general public to participate. We are excited about the possibilities of this unique project. The sculpture will be unveiled during the Week of the veterans of 2018 to Ottawa.
On Friday 28 September 2018, the Vimy Foundation will present a series of lectures celebrating the centenary of the First world War, Dr. Lee Windsor of the Gregg Centre, an exhibition of photos enlarged and colorized the First world War as well as the short film of the Foundation, Vimy found.
On Saturday 29 September 2018, the program will include a military ceremony at dusk with an offering of traditional local aboriginal community. A guard composed of members of the canadian armed Forces across Canada of which regiments fought during the hundred days of Canada, as well as the music of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment and the music of the 3rd field artillery Regiment, will also participate in the activity.
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Location of Activity : practice of forging Beaverbrook art Gallery, Fredericton (New Brunswick) 703 Queen street
Date : 28 and 29 September 2018
Time : from 10 h to 16 h (HAA)
Location : sunset Ceremony, the governor’s Residence — the official Residence Lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, 51 Woodstock road Fredericton (New Brunswick)
Date : Saturday 29 September 2018
Time : from 17: 15 to 19: 30 p.m. (ADT)
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and/or sentence structure is not be perfect.