Bat­tle of the At­lantic

Cape Breton Post - - Cape Breton -

A com­mem­o­ra­tion of one of the im­por­tant mil­i­tary cam­paigns of the Sec­ond World War took place on Sun­day in North Syd­ney with the Bat­tle of the At­lantic pa­rade and memo­rial ser­vice. Royal Cana­dian Le­gion branch 19 in North Syd­ney hosted the event and the pa­rade and ser­vice was under the di­rec­tion of the Cape Bre­ton Naval As­so­ci­a­tion. The par­tic­i­pants marched from the Bal­last Grounds to St. Joseph’s Church, with Wal­ter Ste­wart as pa­rade com­man­der. The Bat­tle of the At­lantic is con­sid­ered the long­est con­tin­u­ous mil­i­tary cam­paign of the Sec­ond World War.

CAPE BRE­TON POST

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