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  • Ron Hails, Dunkirk Medal
    Chronicle-Journal, 10 Jan 1976     recipient of a French medal commemorating the Battle of Dunkirk in 1940 ; two Kenora men Frank Bowes, Doug Argent received medals also ; Hails, a stationery stores employee at Lakehead Psychiatric Hospital ; also received French Ceux de La Sonne, Belgian Veterans of Royal Albert medals ; served as ...
    Chronicle-Journal, 10 Jan 1976   recipient of a French medal commemorating the Battle of Dunkirk in 1940 ...
  • Remembering those lost at sea : Battle of the Atlantic relived at waterfront
    Chronicle-Journal, 7 May 2012, A1     Thunder Bay ; remembrance ceremony ; Battle of the Atlantic ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 7 May 2012, A1   Thunder Bay ; remembrance ceremony ; Battle of the Atlantic ; photo
  • Battle of the Atlantic remembered
    Chronicle-Journal, 2 May 2016, A1     Battle of the Atlantic ceremony ; HMCS Griffon ; 71st anniversary ; end of battle ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 2 May 2016, A1   Battle of the Atlantic ceremony ; HMCS Griffon ; 71st anniversary ; ...
  • History of Battle of the Somme found at TBPL [ @ your library ]
    Chronicle-Journal, 29 May 2016, A7     books ; Thunder Bay Public Library ; World War One ; Battle of the Somme ; The First Day on the Somme ; Somme ; No Man's Land ; Into The Blizzard ; The Lost History of the Most Important Battle of World War I : Verdun
    Chronicle-Journal, 29 May 2016, A7   books ; Thunder Bay Public Library ; World War One ; Battle ...
  • Papers detail battle [ @ your library ]
    Chronicle-Journal, A7     Battle of Mount Sorrel ; June 1916 ; 52nd Battalion ; heavy casualties ; 3 officers ; dead ; 7 wounded ; other ranks ; 46 killed ; 168 wounded
    Chronicle-Journal, A7   Battle of Mount Sorrel ; June 1916 ; 52nd Battalion ; heavy ...
  • Battle of Britain marked : fierce conflict seen as major turning point in war
    Chronicle-Journal, 17 Sep 2012, A1     ceremony ; commemorate ; Battle of Britain ; Thunder Bay International Airport ; 72nd anniversary ; Lakehead Air Force Memorial ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 17 Sep 2012, A1   ceremony ; commemorate ; Battle of Britain ; Thunder Bay International Airport ...
  • On Anniversary Of Courcelette
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 17 Sep 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Church service to honour those fallen in the Battle of Courcelette ; Trinity Methodist Church
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 17 Sep 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Church service to ...
  • Students stand up for anti-violence message
    Chronicle-Journal, 14 Dec 2017, A4     Westgate CVI ; White Ribbon Campaign ; Awareness movement ; Elimination of violence against women ; Connor Lemieux ; Gabe Viau ; Randy Lahey ; Jarek Jesperson ; Jaime Adams ; Ashlyn Martyn ; Cinnamon Maki ; Photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 14 Dec 2017, A4   Westgate CVI ; White Ribbon Campaign ; Awareness movement ; Elimination of ...
  • Sacrifices remembered : Ceremony marks 74th anniversary of Battle of Britain
    Chronicle-Journal, 22 Sep 2014, A3     Lakehead Air Force Monument ; Thunder Bay International Airport ; parade ; ceremony ; Battle of Britain ; 74th anniversary ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 22 Sep 2014, A3   Lakehead Air Force Monument ; Thunder Bay International Airport ; parade ; ...
  • A terrible time [one of the last living Vimy Ridge veterans can't forget the horrors of war]
    Chronicle-Journal, 22 Nov 1993, p. 11     Great War ; WWI ; World War I ; 94th Battalion ; Royal Canadian 94th Battalion ; William Hart ; Vimy Ridge ; Photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 22 Nov 1993, p. 11   Great War ; WWI ; World War I ; 94th Battalion ; ...
  • Time Travellers [re-enactors escape the daily grind as they bring history to life]
    Chronicle-Journal, 11 Jul 1994, B1     Historic Re-Enactments ; Old Fort William ; Fort William Historical Park ; Napoleonic Battle ; Bruce Reith ; Michael Bull ; Bert Winterburn ; Photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 11 Jul 1994, B1   Historic Re-Enactments ; Old Fort William ; Fort William Historical Park ; ...
  • Canadian Escaped The Big Explosion
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 15 Oct 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Warrant Officer S. Sinnott ; Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve ; Arrives in Port Arthur ; To supervise installation of wireless on boats in Port Arthur ; Was in Russia ; Was at Archangel when ammunition depot exploded ; Was only ...
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 15 Oct 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Warrant Officer S. ...
  • Former Port Arthur Man Has Seen Many Air Raids
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 20 Oct 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Former Port Arthur News Chronicle employee writes to newspaper (name unknown) ; Describes aerial warfare
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 20 Oct 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Former Port Arthur ...
  • Want Forestry Men For The Big Move
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 5 May 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Forestry Battalion ; Recruitment in Port Arthur, Fort William ; Major S.A. Huntington
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 5 May 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Forestry Battalion ; ...
  • Scouts Of The Eighth Cut Way Through To Parapets
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 Jan 1916     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 Jan 1916   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; 8th Battalion ; ...
  • Witnessed Death Of Billy Malott
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 22 Nov 1916     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lance Corporal Frank Smith ; Returned soldier ; Passes through Lakehead ; Mentions Bill Malott and describes being beside him when he was KIA ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 22 Nov 1916   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lance Corporal Frank ...
  • Pte. W. Read Was On Three Fronts
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Jul 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. William Read ; Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; Returns to Port Arthur ; Seven months in trenches with 46th Battalion ; Fought three fronts, Vimy Ridge, Ypres, Somme ; Mentions meeting other Port Arthur soldiers ; Canadian Expeditionary Force ...
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 10 Jul 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. William Read ...
  • For Anniversary Of Courcelette
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 24 Aug 1917     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Great War Veterans' Association ; To open club room on anniversary of Battle of Courcelette
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 24 Aug 1917   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Great War Veterans' ...
  • A Brilliant Achievement By Local Men
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 19 Aug 1918     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) ; Fighting overseas involving local soldiers and their battalions
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 19 Aug 1918   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Canadian Expeditionary Force ...
  • Lieut. Col. Carrick Sang Froid While Under Fire
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 May 1915     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. Col. J.J. Carrick ; John James Carrick ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 May 1915   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. Col. J.J. ...
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