Cape Breton’s Call to Arms and the CB Highlanders Association
Tues Oct 24th 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Glace Bay Library, 121 Union St, Glace Bay
Thurs Oct 26th 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Wilfred Oram Centennial Library, 309 Commercial St, North Sydney
Thurs Nov 9th 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Louisbourg Library, 10 Upper Warren St, Louisbourg
Leonard Boudreau, former Battalion Adjutant with the 2nd Battalion, Nova Scotia Highlanders (Cape Breton), and President of the Cape Breton Highlanders Assoc. will talk about the involvement of Cape Bretoners during WWI and WWII, including in the important Battle of Vimy Ridge 100 years ago.
Learn about the role played by the Cape Breton and Nova Scotia Highlanders during both wars, and what has been accomplished through the association they formed upon their return from the battlefields of Italy and Northern Europe.