Vimy Oak Tree Planting Ceremony next to Vimy Memorial Bridge

The Barrhaven and Manotick Legion held a Vimy Oak Tree planting ceremony by the Vimy Memorial Bridge in memory of the fallen and injured soldiers.  The Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9-12, 1917 resulted in 3,598 Canadians killed and another 7,000 wounded (Tim Cook, Historian)

Beautiful day at the Vimy Oak Tree Planting Ceremony:  Steve Desroches, former city councillor; Bruce Lindsay, President of the Riverside South Community Association; and Lisa MacLeod, MPP