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Vimy Branch 145, Legion - Fall 2017 Dinner

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Mocha Temple

468 Colborne Street

London, ON N6B 2T3

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Join the Vimy Legion for our semi-annual dinner meeting. Reception 6pm, Dinner 6:45pm. Special guest presenter Mr. Ted Barris, author of "Victory at Vimy: Canada Comes of Age April 9-12, 1917"

Ted Barris is an award-winning journalist, author, and broadcaster. For more than 40 years, his writing has regularly appeared in the national press – Globe and Mail, National Post, as well as magazines as diverse as Legion, Air Force, esprit de corps, Quill and Quire, and Zoomer. He has also worked as host/contributor for most CBC Radio network programs and on TV Ontario. He is a full-time professor of journalism and broadcasting at Toronto’s Centennial College.

Barris is the author of 18 bestselling non-fiction books, including a series on wartime Canada: Juno: Canadians at D-Day, June 6, 1944Days of Victory: Canadians Remember 1939-1945Behind the Glory: Canada’s Role in the Allied Air WarDeadlock in Korea: Canadians at War, 1950-1953Victory at Vimy: Canada Comes of Age, April 9-12, 1917Breaking the Silence: Veterans’ Untold Stories from the Great War to Afghanistan. In June 2014, The Great Escape: A Canadian Story won the 2014 Libris Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award (shared with astronaut Chris Hadfield).

Dress: Military uniform / Regimental blazer and tie / Business suit / Full sized medals.

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468 Colborne Street

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