By N. M. Christie
Conflict of Ypres 1915
Canadians Face Chlorine fuel assaults in international warfare I
By Susan Munroe
In 1915, the second one conflict of Ypres proven the recognition of the Canadians as a battling strength. the first Canadian department had simply arrived at the Western entrance once they received acceptance through maintaining their floor opposed to a brand new weapon of recent war - chlorine gas.
It was once additionally within the trenches on the moment conflict of Ypres that John McCrae wrote the poemIn Flanders Fields while a detailed good friend was once killed, one in every of 6000 Canadian casualties in exactly forty eight hours.
World warfare I
Date of conflict of Ypres 1915:
April 22 to 24, 1915
Location of conflict of Ypres 1915:
Near Ypres, Belgium
Canadian Troops at Ypres 1915:
1st Canadian Division
Canadian Casualties on the conflict of Ypres 1915:
6035 Canadian casualties in forty eight hours
More than 2000 Canadians died