#Vimy101 – The Vimy Memorial

#Vimy101 – Did you know, the preserved tunnels and trenches at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial likely only exist by a fluke? While waiting for Walter Allward to arrive with the stone, Canadian engineers on-site in France decided to keep busy by preserving what they had found on the ridge.

Students of the 2017 Beaverbrook Vimy Prize walk through Vimy’s preserved trenches.
Credit: Hanna Smyth, The Vimy Foundation 2017.