Monthly Archives: November 2013

Military Maps and Cartographies of Remembrance

Canadian troops advancing behind a British Mark II tank at the Battle of Vimy Ridge (Wikipedia)

Dr. Terence Day and colleagues have put together a timely, fascinating exhibit on wartime cartography featuring rare maps that were used on the ground (many of the maps are from Dr.Day’s personal collection). Their work was recently featured in The Daily Courier (Kelowna). Read more about the rare war maps on display here:

http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/front-page-news/military-maps-lead-viewers-down-road-of-wartime-secrets-11913.html