Vimy aftermath: With the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9

Vimy aftermath: With the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9

PHOTO: Archived photo after the Battle of Vimy Ridge

This archived photo after the Battle of Vimy Ridge in 1917 shows work done taking back a German captured gun.

Vimy aftermath: With the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9, many folks across the country remember what Canada’s role was in the conflict. These photos were taken during that time and are courtesy of the Library and Archives Canada files. After the battle there were still plans to move forward. Here soldiers are seen taking back a German captured gun in April 1917.

Library and Archives Canada photo