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Note: This blog was formerly maintained under topic Canadian Field Artillery - 61st Battery 14th Brigade, begun by Steve Bodie on 20 April 2009.

The last post in the former topic was on 12 February 2018.

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Wednesday, 9th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 63

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Lt Col Coulson Norman Mitchell   There are well over 100 photos today captured on 9th October 1918. Please try to view them on my Facebook page. I will be posing three separate links today... 1. https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/36

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Wednesday, 4th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 28

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   MIKAN 3397061 Wounded at Chaplain Service free coffee stall. Advance East of Arras. Sept. 1918.   MIKAN 3397062 Wounded examining their trophies. Advance East of Arras. September, 1918.    MIKAN 3397063 Wounded passin

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Wednesday, 4th December 1918 - March to the Rhine Day 17

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: The March to the Rhine - Day 17.   General Staff - 1st Canadian Division, C.E.F.   13th Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada)   14th Battalion (The Royal Montreal Regiment)   15th Battlion (48th Highlanders of Canada), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   16th Battalion (Canadian Scottish), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery, C.E.F.   14th Brigade C.F.A., C.E.F.   61st Field Battery,

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Wednesday, 2nd October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 56

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   © IWM (Q 9353) Battle of the St Quentin Canal (Saint-Quentin). Prisoners in a Clearing Depot, Abbeville, 2nd October 1918.   © IWM (Q 9354) A prisoner taken in the Battle of St Quentin Canal (Saint-Quentin) at a Clearing Depot, Abbeville, 2nd October 1918.   © IWM (Q 9355) A prisoner taken in the Battle of St Q

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Wednesday, 28 August 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 21

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lt Virtue   William Hew Clark-Kennedy Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St George Croix du Guerre avec Palms (Belgium) Distinguished Service Order Distinguished Service Order First Bar Victoria Cross   MIKAN 3522245 Canadians advancing through swamps of Ri

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Wednesday, 27th November 1918 - March to the Rhine Day 10

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: The March to the Rhine - Day 10. Canadian Corps   13th Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada)   14th Battalion (The Royal Montreal Regiment)   15th Battlion (48th Highlanders of Canada), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.     16th Battalion (Canadian Scottish), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   5th Canadan Divisional Artillery, C.E.F.   14th Brigade C.F.A., C.E.F.   61st Field Battery, C.F.A., 5th C.D.A., C.E.F.  

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Wednesday, 25th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 49

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   © IWM (Q 9972) The observer and pilot in a Handley Page bomber: the former in the nose, equipped with a Lewis gun on a Scarff ring and the latter in his cockpit just in rear of front observer, it is fitted with two sets of cont

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Wednesday, 23rd October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 77

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   A video of today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page:https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/videos/367230594023858/    

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Wednesday, 21 August 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 14

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lt Virtue     Alexander Turnbull Library   H910 Two New Zealand soldiers lead horses past the destroyed tracks of a light German railway near Serre, France, in World War I. Photograph taken 21 August 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.   H924 Two columns o

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Wednesday, 20th November 1918 - March to the Rhine Day 3

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: The March to the Rhine - Day 3.   The march grinds to a halt as a serious accident on the railway delays supplies.  The men take this first setback in stride, spending their time cleaning harness and vehicles, Wednesday, 20th November 1918.   Spartacist Revolution Funerals, 20 November 1918.  A funeral procession arrives in eastern Berlin at the Graveyard of the Fallen of March (Friedhof der Marzgefallenen), where the victims of The Spartacist Revolution,

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Wednesday, 18th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 42

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Claude Joseph Patrick Nunney Citation:  For most conspicuous bravery during the operations against the Drocourt-Queant line on Sept. 1st and 2nd, 1918. On Sept. 1st, when his battalion was in the vicinity of Vis-en-Artois, prepar

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Wednesday, 16th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 70

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/363909104356007    

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Wednesday, 14 August 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 7

Library and Archives Canada     5th Canadian Divisional Artillery     14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery     61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery     Lt Virtue     14th Brigade Trench Mortart Battery     60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery     © IWM HU 121471 Major Leonard Vivien Drummond-Hay MC. Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry.  Death 14 Au

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Wednesday, 11th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 35

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   MIKAN 3397398 Residents of Saudemont are released by troops of the 4th C.M.R., after living in the village with the Germans for four years.  Advance East of Arras. September 11th, 1918. Note:  Saudemont will be severely shelled in

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Wednesday 26 June 1918

5th Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade C.F.A.   61st Field Battery   MIKAN 3522204 Officers of the 22nd Canadian Infantry Battalion. June, 1918  

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Tuesday, 8th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 62

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   55th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   © IWM (Q 12121) Sopwith Camel biplane of No. 203 Squadron after a forced landing at Noyelles-sur-Escaut, 8 October 1918.   © IWM (Q 72920) Lieutenant Colonel B. C. Goss of the American Chemical War Service starting a smoke screen near Beaucamp, 8 October 1918.

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Tuesday, 3rd September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 27

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   55th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Faubourg D'Amiens British Cemetery, The Arras Mémorial And The Flying Services Mémorial       Corporal Leo Clapstone April 2015 - Profound mo

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Tuesday, 3rd December 1918 - March to the Rhine Day 16

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: The March to the Rhine - Day 16.   General Staff - 1st Canadian Division, C.E.F.   13th Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada)   14th Battalion (The Royal Montreal Regiment)   15th Battlion (48th Highlanders of Canada), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   16th Battalion (Canadian Scottish), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   5th Canadan Divisional Artillery, C.E.F.   14th Brigade C.F.A., C.E.F.   61st Field Battery, C.F

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Tuesday, 29th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 83

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: Canada's Hundred Days - 83. Troops of the 4th Canadian Infantry Division relieve the British 51st Division in front of Mont Houy, between the la Rhonelle River and the Canal de l'Escaut.  Meanwhile, French troops launch a successful attack on a 12-kilometer front northwest of Château Porcien, 29th October 1918. Imperial War Museum photos captured Tuesday, 29th October 1918. Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artiller

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Tuesday, 27 August 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 20

Library and Archives Canada   5th Canadian Divisional Artillery   14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lt Virtue   55th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   © IWM (Q 7001) Battle of Albert.  The Royal Field Artillery guns and limbers passing a mine crater in the road in front of Warlencourt, 27 August 1918.   © IWM (Q 7002) Royal Artillery gunners sortin

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Tuesday, 26th November 1918 - March to the Rhine Day 9

100 YEARS AGO TODAY: The March to the Rhine - Day 9. Canadian Corps   13th Battalion (Royal Highlanders of Canada)   14th Battalion (The Royal Montreal Regiment)   15th Battlion (48th Highlanders of Canada), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   16th Battalion (Canadian Scottish), 3rd Inf. Bde, C.E.F.   5th Canadan Divisional Artillery, C.E.F.   14th Brigade C.F.A., C.E.F.   61st Field Battery, C.F.A., 5th C.D.A., C.E.F.  

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