Legion hosting anniversary on Sunday
It was a significant battle that led Canada to our freedom.
Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Nearly 3,600 soldiers lost their lives in capturing the piece of land, from the Germans.
The Royal Canadian Legion in Slave Lake is celebrating the historic event by hosting Coffee and Dessert on Sunday night.
It will be a chance to hear the ancestors of the people, who were there.
Festivities start at 7pm at the Legion on Main St. Downtown.
Historians call the Battle of Vimy Ridge, the beginning of the end of Word War 1.