I was pleased to lead Canadian delegation to Beaumont-Hamel: Hehr

I felt Frank Sullivan’s sentiments, recently raised in The Hill Times and The Telegram, were serious enough in tone to warrant a direct response here. Can we do better next time? Always.

Newfoundland soldiers in St. John's Road support trench, July 1, 1916. This picture was taken before the start of the attack on Beaumont Hamel, July 1, 1916.
Photograph courtesy of The Rooms Provincial Archives Division (NA 3105), St. John's, Nfld.

PUBLISHED :Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 12:00 AM

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