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Canada's Great War

Sep 26, 2021

In the space of 30 minutes on July 1, 1916, the Royal Newfoundland Regiment would go over the top of the trench & suffer 85 per cent casualties. Of the 721 who went over on July 1, 68 answered roll call the next day. It remains today, a defining moment in Newfoundland's history.

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Sep 19, 2021

Today, I am looking at the Battle of Mont Sorrel, fought between June 1 and June 15, 1916.

After losing a large stretch of land on June 1 & 2, 1916, the Canadians would reclaim the land over the next two weeks. While they got the land back, it came at the cost of over 8,000 killed, wounded or missing

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Aug 22, 2021

I have been awarded a grant from the government to spend August travelling around Alberta visiting rural historical sites. I will be making podcast episodes and YouTube videos about the sites. 

As a result, with being on the road all month, I can't make new episodes of the show. So, instead I am going to release best...


Aug 15, 2021

I have been awarded a grant from the government to spend August travelling around Alberta visiting rural historical sites. I will be making podcast episodes and YouTube videos about the sites. 

As a result, with being on the road all month, I can't make new episodes of the show. So, instead I am going to release best...


Aug 8, 2021

I have been awarded a grant from the government to spend August travelling around Alberta visiting rural historical sites. I will be making podcast episodes and YouTube videos about the sites. 

As a result, with being on the road all month, I can't make new episodes of the show. So, instead I am going to release best...