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Manitoulin Expositor
Charles C. McLean holds Remembrance Day ceremonyRay Scott on guitar. M.C.’s Rachael and Patricia Patterson then told the story
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted yesterday
Ray Scott on guitar. M.C.’s Rachael and Patricia Patterson then told the story of Dr. McRae. “In May 1915, one of Dr. John McCrae’s closest friends and comrades, was killed in the trenches near Ypres, Belgium. He was buried in a humble grave... Read more
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Daily Echo
VIDEO AND PHOTOS: Hampshire stands together for Remembrance SundayMary Montagu-Scott, the mayor, the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire Nigel Atkinson
Daily Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Mary Montagu-Scott, the mayor, the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire Nigel Atkinson and many others. The service concluded with a reading of 'In Flanders Field' by John McCrae, read by Southampton Sea Cadets, and a rendition of the Nation... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Kernels: In Flanders Fields the poppies blowbefriended at the war front by a 41-year-old veteran of the 1899 Boer War in Af
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
befriended at the war front by a 41-year-old veteran of the 1899 Boer War in Africa, a Scot by ancestry, by the name of John McCrae. McCrae had both military and ministerial blood running through his veins. His father had been a... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Remembrance Day 2017: Rainham honours the sacrifice of the UK’s armed forcesthe reverends opened the service, veteran of the Korean War, Lawrence Paul, rea
Romford Recorder / Posted 5 days ago
the reverends opened the service, veteran of the Korean War, Lawrence Paul, read out the poem ‘Flanders Fields’ by John McCrae. Mr Paul, attending the service with his son, joined the army in 1946 aged 16 and a half. The veteran was also... Read more
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The North West Star
Remembrance Day services in Mount Isa remember those taken by warall the wars since." Army Major for the 51st Battalion Far North Queensland Re
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
all the wars since." Army Major for the 51st Battalion Far North Queensland Regiment, Jeremy Barraclough, recited the John McCrae poem ‘In Flanders Fields’. Representatives from community groups, schools, and individuals were then invited to... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Hampshire stands together for Remembrance SundayMary Montagu-Scott, the mayor, the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire Nigel Atkinson
Daily Echo / Posted 6 days ago
Mary Montagu-Scott, the mayor, the Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire Nigel Atkinson and many others. The service concluded with a reading of 'In Flanders Field' by John McCrae, read by Southampton Sea Cadets, and a rendition of the Nation... Read more
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The North West Star
Remembrance Day services in Mount Isa remember those taken by warall the wars since." Army Major for the 51st Battalion Far North Queensland Re
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
all the wars since." Army Major for the 51st Battalion Far North Queensland Regiment, Jeremy Barraclough, recited the John McCrae poem ‘In Flanders Fields’. Representatives from community groups, schools, and individuals were then invited to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae's poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. A donation from every purchase will go to... Read more
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The News and Star
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae's poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. A donation from every purchase will go to... Read more
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Whitehaven News
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae's poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. A donation from every purchase will go to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae's poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. A donation from every purchase will go to... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Harrow Times
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Gazette News
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Bolton News
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Bolton News / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
This Veterans Day, honor veterans by serving them betteris still seen tucked into lapels as a symbol of World War I and its countless b
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
is still seen tucked into lapels as a symbol of World War I and its countless bloody battles. They are memorialized in a John McCrae poem, written after a 1915 battle in Europe. Its opening line reads, “In Flanders fields the poppies blow /... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Bury Times
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Bury Times / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Gazette
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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guardian-series
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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This is West Country
War poem In Flanders Fields inspires Remembrance Day coinwar poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint gra
This is West Country / Posted 7 days ago
war poem was the inspiration for the 2017 Remembrance Day coin. Royal Mint graphic designer Stephen Taylor was inspired by John McCrae’s poem In Flanders Fields in creating the commemorative £5 coin. At the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo commemorates the fallen on Remembrance Dayconflicts throughout the decades. Dubbo RSL sub-branch secretary Bill Greenwoo
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
conflicts throughout the decades. Dubbo RSL sub-branch secretary Bill Greenwood recited the poem ‘In Flanders Fields’ by John McCrae. Replicas of the poppies alluded to in the poem were worn in tribute by attendees. A century later, students of... Read more
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metro
Here's why Scottish Remembrance Day poppies are differentare said to be the first flower to emerge from the freshly-dug graves of dead s
metro / Posted 7 days ago
are said to be the first flower to emerge from the freshly-dug graves of dead soldiers on Flanders Fields. Canadian Doctor John McCrae was the first person to notice and he went on to write the poem In Flanders Fields – recalling the scene. The... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Abbotsford News / Posted 7 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Peace Arch News / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Aldergrove Star / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Langley Times
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Langley Times / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Mission City Record
Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields authora tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian
Mission City Record / Posted 8 days ago
a tribute to the timeless poem, In Flanders Fields, penned in 1915 by Canadian physician, Major (later Lieutenant-Colonel) John McCrae. “It’s hard to read,” McCrae said, about In Flanders Fields. “It breaks me up.” Dedicated to McCrae,... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
What you need to know about Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Daycountry.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war a
Reading Evening Post / Posted 8 days ago
country.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war after the famous poem In Flander Fields (by John McCrae) described them growing out of the soldiers' graves after WWI. The tradition of wearing a poppy to remember the... Read more
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walesonline
What you need to know about Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Daycountry.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war a
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
country.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war after the famous poem In Flander Fields (by John McCrae) described them growing out of the soldiers' graves after WWI. The tradition of wearing a poppy to remember the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
What you need to know about Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Daycountry.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war a
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
country.How do I wear a poppy correctly? Poppies became a symbol for the war after the famous poem In Flander Fields (by John McCrae) described them growing out of the soldiers' graves after WWI. The tradition of wearing a poppy to remember the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Put a poppy on your profile picture for Remembrance Day 2017as a symbol of Remembrance after the famous poem, In Flanders Fields, was writt
Reading Evening Post / Posted 8 days ago
as a symbol of Remembrance after the famous poem, In Flanders Fields, was written by Canadian doctor, Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, in 1915.Read More Shortly after losing a friend he was inspired to write the poem by the sight of poppies... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Comox Valley Record / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Smithers Interior News
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Smithers Interior News / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Alberni Valley News / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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Abbotsford News
White poppies: Why a symbol of peace have never really caught on in CanadaWars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Ca
Abbotsford News / Posted 8 days ago
Wars in the 19th century, it was first adopted as a symbol of remembrance in Canada in 1921, six years after Lt.-Col. John McCrae of Guelph, Ont., wrote about the blood-red flowers that grew over battlefields in his poem, “In Flanders... Read more
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