From Memory to Remembrance: 70 Years of Liberation of the Netherlands

Seventy years ago, Canadian troops played a pivotal role in liberating the Netherlands.

This talk is part of a nationwide series in which Canadian and Dutch historians take us through the Canadian military campaign that led to the capitulation in Wageningen on May 5, 1945.

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Doors open: 6:30 p.m.
Talk begins: 7 p.m.
Location: The Richard J. CURRIE CENTER, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton Campus
Featuring music by the 3rd Field Artillery Regiment (The Loyal Company) Band

Reception to follow. This event is free and open to the public.

Please RSVP to Valerie Gallant (vgallant@unb.ca) or 453-4587.

Speakers:
Dr. Marc Milner, Moderator
Director, the Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society

Dr. Lee Windsor, Fredrik S. Eaton Chair in Canadian Army Studies
Deputy Director, The Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society

Lt-Col. Wouter Hagemeijer
Assistant Professor, Netherlands Defence Academy

Co-sponsored by UNB and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Canada