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Her grandfather was decorated for gallantry at Vimy Ridge and went on to found the Canadian armored corps.
In the First World War they captured and then defended Vimy Ridge on the Western Front, albeit at a terrible cost in lives.Canada Comes to the Rescue of Great Britain, Again|Andrew Roberts|November 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Vimy fully deserves the honour it carries in the national memory.
Yes, Vimy was the most tactically spectacular: One of the best-planned, best-executed Allied operations of the whole war.
But the exclusive attention to Vimy obscures other Canadian achievements even more deserving of honour.
Yesterday before daylight and afterwards I saw this ridge of Vimy all on fire with the light of great gun-fire.From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917|Philip Gibbs
It stands in a commanding position on Vimy Ridge, and can be seen for miles around.The Great War As I Saw It|Frederick George Scott
They had been shelled all the way from Vimy and were so "all in" that they didn't care what happened.Into the Jaws of Death|Jack O'Brien
The extreme left of the enemys attack on the Vimy Ridge rested on the left boundary of the new sector.The History of the 51st (Highland) Division 1914-1918|Frederick William Bewsher
To give in detail our life in the Vimy sector would not make interesting reading as it was a quiet time.