Battle of Vimy Ridge

Battle of Vimy Ridge


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External links

* [ The Battle of Vimy Ridge] Battle info, video footage and photos.
* [ Canadian War Museum — The Battle of Vimy Ridge]
* [ Historica Minutes Vimy Ridge]
* [ CBC Vimy Ridge Site]
* [ Vimy Ridge from "The Canadian Encyclopedia"]
* [ 360° Panoramic view of Memorial site]

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