Flanders Field – I will remember!

On December 8, 1915 Punch in England ran a piece titled “Flanders Field”. This memorable poem was written by Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae, a Canadian from Guelph, Ontario. 40-year-old McCrae was more than a poet, in fact he was a doctor, soldier, author and artist.  On August 4, 1914 Britain declared war on Germany and Canada’s involvement […]