Indigenous veterans

New Trend of Praising Indigenous Soldiers at Vimy Ridge Ironic Tribute to Canada’s Colonial Past (Part 2)

Yves Engler April 13, 2017 INDIGENOUS RIGHTS Photograph pertaining to the Ypres battles and their aftermath. A sign at the Vimy Ridge Canadian Memorial Centre reminding visitors of the danger of unexploded munitions underground; source: Attribution 3.0, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3169070   The Canadian Aboriginal Veterans and Serving Members Association (alongside other Indigenous veterans’ groups)

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New Trend of Praising Indigenous Soldiers at Vimy Ridge Ironic Tribute to Canada’s Colonial Past (Part 1)

  Yves Engler April 13, 2017 INDIGENOUS RIGHTS The photo was created on 1 January 1917: Machine gunners operating from craters on the plateau above the ridge; source: Canada. Dept. of National Defence – This image is available from Library and Archives Canada under the reproduction reference number PA-001017 and under the MIKAN ID number 3241489,

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