For immediate release
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA – November 10, 2016 – The Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund (CFWWIRF) announces release of Season 1 – Episode #10 of The Camps webseries located on the digital interactive map on its website – www.internmentcanada.ca.
Over 100 years ago the Yoho Internment Camp was opened for the purpose of using forced labour to cut down timber in an effort to generate revenue.
SYNOPSIS OF EPISODE #10 – Yoho National Park, British Columbia
Bradley Bischoff retraces the steps of internees in Yoho National Park and recounts his time as a Parks Canada Park Warden which inspired the song Ghosts in the Trees.
Link: http://internmentcanada.ca/map.cfm – Clic on Yoho National Park
For more information on this webseries of the Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund contact the Program Manager,
Andrea Malysh, toll free at 1-866-288-7931.
Andrea Malysh, Program Manager
Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund
202 – 952 Main Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 3P4
Toll Free: 1-866-288-7931
Email: [email protected]