Special Events 2014
October 18-19th - First World War and Second World War Display
To mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of WWI and the 75th anniversary of the onset of WWII, volunteer living history enthusiasts will present a special display illustrating the early months of Canada’s involvement in the two world conflict inside the walls of the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site. The display will include a recreated recruiting office, uniforms and equipment. In addition, the Army Museum is commemorating the centennial starting in May 2014 with a special exhibit entitled, The Road to Vimy and Beyond. The exhibit tells the story of how Nova Scotia and Canada contributed to the Allied victory with a focus on the individual soldiers and units that took part in the Great War. Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 am to 4 pm; Sunday, Oct. 19, from 10 am to 3 pm.
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