Monthly Archives: October 2016

Young Soldier’s Letters Provides Personal View of Western Front a Century Ago

By Robert Konduros In the 1980s a treasure chest of papers and photos was purchased at a house auction in Cambridge containing the letters of a young soldier who was born and educated in Galt and who fought in World … Continue reading

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Statue to General Sir Arthur Currie Unveiled at Home Town Museum

Photo: Richard Parrish Article source: Museum Strathroy-Caradoc. August, 2014. On Monday, August 4, 2014 the community unveiled a life-size bronze statue of Strathroy native General Sir Arthur Currie, thanks to the dedicated efforts of the General Sir Arthur Currie Memorial … Continue reading

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New Monument: John McCrae

 Photo Robert Konduros Article source-CBC News-Kitchener-Waterloo. June 26 2015. Hundreds assembled outside the Guelph Civic Museum on Thursday to watch as Governor General David Johnston and Mayor Cam Guthrie unveiled a new bronze statue of Lt. Col. John McCrae commemorating the 100th … Continue reading

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