April 2, 2017: 100 years ago today, Harold Burgess was killed in action in WW1 in France.
April 29, 2017: 100 years ago today, Flt Sub Lt. Albert Edward Cuzner was shot down over Vimy Ridge, victim number 52 of the infamous Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen.
September 1, 2017: 100th Anniversary of the birth of Harold Magladry of Bronson Avenue.
September 10, 2017: The 100th Anniversary of the birth of Wireless Air Gunner, Harold Magladry, RCAF, kshot down and killed in action over Essen, Germany, July 2, 1942.
September 13, 2017: 75th Anniversary of the sinking of HMCS Ottawa (H60), with the loss of Lt. Keith Wright and 113 other lost souls in the North Atlantic on convoy duty, SE of St. John's, Newfoundland.
September 16, 2017: 75th Anniversary of the death of Flt Sgt Clement Hall, shot down over Essen, Germany.
October 20, 2017: The 101st Anniversary of the death of Captain Raymond Nichols, whose name is listed on the Vimy War memorial in France.
November 18, 2017: The 101st Anniversary of the death of Sergeant Glenholm Wilson in the Battle of the Somme. His ommemorative plaque hangs at St. Matthew's today.