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Scroll and click through media coverage and videos of our initiative below.

In the Ottawa Citizen, October 7, 2016. Download here.
In Canada's History, October 9, 2016. Download here.
In the Times Colonist, November 6, 2016. Download here.
In the Globe and Mail, November 11, 2016. Download here.
In the Winnipeg Free Press, November 12, 2016. Download here.
In the Chronicle Herald, November 13, 2016. Download here.
On the RMC Club eVeritas Site, March 12, 2017. Download here
In the Calgary Herald, March 15, 2017. Download here.

April 2017:

In the Vancouver Sun:
Chuck Chiang: Canadian veterans turn to Vancouver's Chinese community to help fund Hill 70 war memorial in France, April 1, 2017. 

In Esprit de Corps:
Lubomyr Luciuk: Sacrifices at the Battle of Hill 70, April 11, 2017. 

In the Globe and Mail:
Kristene Quan: The Globe and Mail looks back at its front-page coverage of the battles of Vimy Ridge and Hill 70, April 1, 2017.

Roy MacGregor's Coverage of the Battle of Hill 70: 

April 3, 2017: How students in Smiths Falls, Ontario, are bringing First World War soldiers' stories to life
April 4, 2017: Hill 70's hero, Parliament Hill's janitor: Filip Konowal's journey from heroism to hard times
April 5, 2017: The carnage, courage, and victory that Canadians forgot
April 7, 2017: A century on, letters from the Western Front bring grim realities of war - and waiting - home April 8, 2017: The longest moment of silence as memorial for Canadians' sacrifice at Hill 70 unveiled in France

CTV News: April 8, 2017: Hill 70: Canada's forgotten victory in France finally memorialized

Colonel Chris Hadfield (Ret'd) on the Hill 70 Site:

CTV's Todd Battis reports on the dedication of the Hill 70 memorial:

Global's Jeff Semple reports on the dedication of the Hill 70 memorial:

CKWS on April 20, 2017:

Télégohelle on April 9, 2017:


About Hill 70 between 1:11:00 and 1:11:14, and 1:19:25 and 1:21:15:


Other Videos:
The Globe and Mail, March 31, 2017.
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