Battle of Vimy Ridge


Battle of Vimy Ridge

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*wikicite|id=Turner|reference = cite book| title= Vimy Ridge 1917: Byng's Canadians Triumph at Arras |last=Turner |first=Alexander| year=2005| publisher=Osprey Publishing |location=London |isbn=1841768715

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External links

* [http://wwii.ca/page9.html The Battle of Vimy Ridge] Battle info, video footage and photos.
* [http://www.warmuseum.ca/cwm/vimy/index_e.html Canadian War Museum — The Battle of Vimy Ridge]
* [http://www.histori.ca/minutes/minute.do?id=14742 Historica Minutes Vimy Ridge]
* [http://www.cbc.ca/news/background/vimy/ CBC Vimy Ridge Site]
* [http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0008376 Vimy Ridge from "The Canadian Encyclopedia"]
* [http://www.todayisfree.com/360.php?id=79 360° Panoramic view of Memorial site]


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