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title An Island Unit: The 2nd Siege Battery in the Great War
creator Kennedy, Earle
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p>It has been many times pointed<br />out that of the many men whom we<br />have sent to the great war, there is<br />not a single company or battery...<br />which represents the Province, and<br />to whom we entrust our honour.<br />The Guardian, 3 }uly; 1915</p><p>Thousands of Islanders - at<br />least 10,000 and probably<br />many more - fought in Canada's<br />wars between 1900 and 1953.<br />Because so many joined up in<br />other provinces, there probably<br />wasn't a military unit in the country<br />that didn't boast at least one<br />Islander in its ranks.</p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 2001
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-640
source 49
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>

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title An Island Unit: The 2nd Siege Battery in the Great War
creator Kennedy, Earle
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p>It has been many times pointed<br />out that of the many men whom we<br />have sent to the great war, there is<br />not a single company or battery...<br />which represents the Province, and<br />to whom we entrust our honour.<br />The Guardian, 3 }uly; 1915</p><p>Thousands of Islanders - at<br />least 10,000 and probably<br />many more - fought in Canada's<br />wars between 1900 and 1953.<br />Because so many joined up in<br />other provinces, there probably<br />wasn't a military unit in the country<br />that didn't boast at least one<br />Islander in its ranks.</p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 2001
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-640
source 49
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>