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Donations from Ontario and the UK assist Cadets in Vimy Fundraiser

3061 (1 CER) Morinville Army Cadets are a little closer to heading to Vimy next year for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

Richard Hughes flew in from Southampton, Hampshire United Kingdom and made a cash donation of $2000 in Canadian funds and brought equipment and supplies from the UK to the 3061 (1 CER) Morinville Army Cadets. The presentation, which included rucksacks, ponchos, can openers, field message pads, sporks and other items, was made May 24 at the cadet practice meeting held at the curling rink. […]