Norm Christie is the author of the For King & Empire book series and host of History Television’s critically acclaimed six part series, For King and Empire, For King And Country, and Battlefield Mysteries, including a two-hour History Television special on Canada’s Lost Battlefields, and another on the Secret Liberators, and the newly released Great War Tour.
Norm’s History Event: Sunday September 17.
Time: Noon to 4. RCL Branch 593,
Location: 4026 Old Richmond Road, Bell’s Corners.
Call 613-823-7000 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Open Mike: If anyone wants to present a topic, please don’t hesitate! Be a Patriot! Save Canadian History!
Topic(s): 1:00pm Michel Gravel will present his new book; 1918 The Battle for Dury (September 2, 1918), and update us on the Dr. Banting project. At 2:00pm Norm will discuss Arthur Currie in 1918, and the Battle of Amiens, The Black Day of the German Army. Ed P. will present on The Blue Army. And much, much more!
Tours: No Tours for 2023. We will be announcing dates for 2024 shortly. Stay tuned.
Next History Event: Sunday, November 26, 2023
Find out about opportunities available to you to tour the First and Second World War battlefields and other significant locations with Norm Christie
Order exclusive Norm Christie DVDs, including the television series Battlefield Mysteries, For King And Empire, and For King And Country
A metallurgical engineer by trade, Christie has combined his varied background and 20 years of research to produce a unique view into the First World War. Since 1996 he has written 17 books on the Canadian Military History experience in two World Wars.
Norm Christie will be attending or speaking at a number of events throughout the year and is always happy to answer questions on the history of Canadians in the two World Wars, and will also have a full range of books and DVDS available. Check to see if there are any military shows or events scheduled.
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