Vimy: Victory and Sacrifice

Over 10,500 Canadians were killed and wounded in the Vimy attack.  As casualty lists began to reach Canada, Canadian Headquarters in France reported on measures taken to care for the wounded and bury the dead.

Ratio Wounded 26 April 1917
Streetsville Review, 19 April 1917

A number of individual stories were reported in The Review.

JT Smith 19 April 1917 A

Streetsville Review, 19 April 1917

 

GA Watson 17 May 1917

Streetsville Review, 17 May 1917

 

A R Stratton 31 May 1917

Streetsville Review, 31 May 1917

 

When an outing from the Military Hospital in Toronto stopped for lunch in Dixie, local residents saw for themselves some of the endless sacrifice exacted by the war.

Cooksville 19 April 1917

Streetsville Review, 19 April 1917
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