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About this blog

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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Entries in this blog

Saturday, 19th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 73

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page:https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/365158237564427  

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Friday, 18th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 72

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page:https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/364718517608399    

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Thursday, 17th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 71

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   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/364587647621486    

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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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Tuesday, 15th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 69

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Gunner Bertram Cox   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page:https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/363694261044158    

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Monday, 14th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 68

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Private Thomas Ricketts VC Youngest recipient of the Victoria Cross [youtube]hddF3tlfgnI[/youtube]   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/362914747788776    

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Sunday, 13th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 67

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/362786847801566  

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Saturday, 12th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 66

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Lieutenant Bert Sargent 5th C.D.A.   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/362099124537005    

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Friday, 11th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 65

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/361673187912932    

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Thursday, 10th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 64

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Today's photos are to be found on my FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/edward.walshe.566/posts/360998111313773      

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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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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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Monday, 7th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 61

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   John Stanislaus McTague - 55th Fld Bty   © IWM (BOX 192-776-53B-28Q-1918) 28 Q 28 Wervick   © IWM (Q 78777) A British soldier bricklaying a hole in the road at the entrance to ruined Merville, 7 October 1918.   © IWM (Q 78779) The canal in ruined Merville, 7 October 1918.   © IWM (Q 78780)

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Sunday, 6th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 60

Library and Archives Canada   Royal Newfoundland Regiment   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Jack McTague   Charlie McTague   Note:  A rare day - official photographers only active in Palestine.

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Saturday, 5th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 59

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Gunner Bertram Cox   E3764 A curious ruin in Le Catelet Tasmanian Archives and Heritage Office: W.L. Crowther Library Born in Hobart in 1887 William Edward Lodewyck Hamilton Crowther was a proud fourth-generation Tasmanian. Like his great grandfather, grandfather and father he was a medical practitioner. During World W

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Friday, 4th October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 58

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   The text of the German peace note to Wilson Official war despatches according to reports of the Wolff Telegr. Bureau    Volume 8  National Publishing House, Berlin (1918)   E3832 Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office Commons   Eine amerikanische MG-Stellung nahe Exermont Aufnahme vom 4. Oktober 1918  

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Thursday, 3rd October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 57

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Gunner Jack Stanislaus McTague   Gunner Bertram Cox   © IWM (E(AUS) 4945) Killed during the final battles on the Western Front, the bodies of Australian troops, each with its simple wooden cross, are gathered for burial at a cemetery being constructed at Guillemont Farm, 3 October 1918   © IWM (BOX 192-7

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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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Tuesday, 1st October 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 55

Library and Archives Canada   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   Sgt. W. Merrifield By Rkonigs - I took this picture.  Previously published: Facebook, CC BY-SA 3.0 https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=45056003   © IWM (BOX 294-259-42HAB-36N-1918) 36N 10ab 15c 16a Rue de la Cardonniere Fromelles   © IWM

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Monday, 30th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 54

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   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   MIKAN 3194339 A Canadian enjoying blackberries which he had just gathered in Bourlon Wood. Advance East of Arras

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Sunday, 29th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 53

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   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   John MacGregor   Citation   Medals   MIKAN 3218870 a004598-v8 Capt. John MacGregor, V.C.,

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Saturday, 28th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 52

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   Lt Milton Fowler Gregg Brigadier Milton Fowler Gregg, VC, PC, OC, CBE, MC, , ED, CD (10 April 1892 – 13 March 1978) 57800377 Lieutenant William Eberts Brown - Kil

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Friday, 27th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 51

Library and Archives Canada   Chapel Corner April 2018 - Note the damage still visible today. 5th Canadian Divisional Artillery LAC War Diary currently unavailable...unreal! Worrisome as I was able to snag the 14th Bde diary below today. 14th Brigade Canadian Divisional Artillery   61st Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   Lieutenant Abner Gladstone Virtue - 61st Fld Bty   55th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery

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Thursday, 26th September 1918 - Canada's Hundred Days - 50

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   60th Field Battery Canadian Divisional Artillery   J00932 Transport of the Australian Mounted Division entering the town of Tiberias near the Sea of Galilee a

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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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