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Flags lowered for National Day of Remembrance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

For immediate release: April 9, 2019 - 8:00am
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The National Day of Remembrance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge is held on April 9.  In recognition, flags at all City of Saskatoon facilities will be flown at half-mast today.

The Battle of Vimy Ridge took place in 1917 and was the first time all four divisions of the Canadian Corps went into battle together.