For immediate release
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA – November 3, 2016 – The Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund (CFWWIRF) announces release of Season 1 – Episode #9 of The Camps webseries located on the digital interactive map on its website – www.internmentcanada.ca.
Over 100 years ago the Revelstoke Internment camp opened in an effort to use cheap labour to create national parks.
SYNOPSIS OF EPISODE #9 – Revelstoke, British Columbia
Museum Curator Cathy English tells the story of Mount Revelstoke Internment Camp in British Columbia.
Link: http://internmentcanada.ca/map.cfm – Clic on Revelstoke
Andrea Malysh, Program Manager
Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund
202 – 952 Main Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 3P4
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