City Archives at the Vimy 100 at the Bay Street Armoury this Sunday
April 6, 2017
The City of Victoria Archives will be participating in "Vimy 100 at the Bay Street Armoury" event this Sunday, April 9.
Over 30 military units, regimental-family organizations, cadet units, veterans’ organizations, museums, archives, community heritage and history groups will participate with displays and performances. We will be commemorating Canada’s success at the Battle of Vimy Ridge, the selection of this site for the Canadian National Vimy Memorial and the continuing significance the site and memorial has for Canadians.
What: Vimy 100 Open House
Where: Bay Street Armoury
When: Sunday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why: To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge