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  • PORCUPINE'S WAR SONG
        Lyrics set to the tune "It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperary" - a popular song at the time of the First World War.
      Lyrics set to the tune "It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperary" ...
  • BRITISH AND FRENCH CONTINUE ADVANCE
    Porcupine Advance, 18 Apr 1917, Section 1, p. 3     BRITISH AND FRENCH CONTINUE ADVANCE Canadians Taking Important Part. Looks Like "the Big Drive." The battle on the western front continues to grow in intensity and to spread along a more extended front. This week the news from overseas shows that the French are making important drives on ...
    Porcupine Advance, 18 Apr 1917, Section 1, p. 3   BRITISH AND FRENCH CONTINUE ADVANCE Canadians Taking Important Part. Looks Like "the ...
  • "WHEN WHERE OR WHY" (Poem)
    Porcupine Advance, 3 May 1916, Section 1, p. 7     Tommy (sometimes Tommy Atkins) is a generic slang name for an English soldier; Jack is a generic slang name for a sailor. The last line of the poem is an allusion to the song "Rule, Britannia!"...
    Porcupine Advance, 3 May 1916, Section 1, p. 7   Tommy (sometimes Tommy Atkins) is a generic slang name for an English ...
  • "SHORTY" CARVETH WOUNDED AT VIMY
        "SHORTY" CARVETH WOUNDED AT VIMY Former Banker from South End Writes from "Blighty" "Shorty" Carveth sends a picture postcard from England, with the view of a wounded soldier being interviewed by a kind but curious old lady. "Yes mum!" says the soldier, "the bullet just missed me ...
      "SHORTY" CARVETH WOUNDED AT VIMY Former Banker from South End Writes from ...
  • VICTOR MULLEN WOUNDED AT VIMY
        VICTOR MULLEN WOUNDED AT VIMY In a Letter to His Brother He Gives Vivid Story of His Experiences. It would be impossible to read the following letter from Pte. Victor Mullen, one of the Porcupine boys of whom the district is proud, without being impressed with the courage of the ...
      VICTOR MULLEN WOUNDED AT VIMY In a Letter to His Brother He ...
  • ARTHUR A. ADAMSON KILLED IN ACTION
    George Lake, Porcupine Advance, 23 May 1917, Section 1, p. 1     ARTHUR A. ADAMSON KILLED IN ACTION One of the First to Enlist From This District Meets Death at Vimy Ridge. Word was received here last week of the death in action of Lance-Corporal Arthur A. Adamson on April 9th. He was with the 20th Battalion machine gun section and had ...
    George Lake, Porcupine Advance, 23 May 1917, Section 1, p. 1   ARTHUR A. ADAMSON KILLED IN ACTION One of the First to Enlist ...
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