Victims Of Flight PS752

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Herewith the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s enumeration of the victims of flight PS752:

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The pictures alone bear witness to what we have lost.

About half of the passengers on  flight 752 had a connection with a Canadian University.

A tragic waste of human potential.

Australian Fires 2019-2020

It turns out that Australia’s eucalyptus tree has a lot to do with it:

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The Winnipeg Grenadiers At Hong Kong

One of the storied stands of the Canadian military was at the Japanese invasion of Hong Kong  in December 1941.

Wong Nei Chong Gap, scene of one of the fiercest encounters in the battle for Hong Kong. Here a company of the Winnipeg Grenadiers held out for several days against all odds.

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Milford Sound/Fiordland

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Fiordland is a high point of any visit to New Zealand. Cruise ships will generally visit Milford Sound

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Expect mainly Bottlenose Dolphins, there is a pod of about 60 in Milford Sound,  and maybe a couple of Dusky Dolphins (named for their colour, not he neighbouring Dusky Sound) in Milford Sound. The dusky dolphins are typically the smaller of the two.

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Below the surface, and interesting population of ‘black’ corals:

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during the mating season (July to November), Fiordland Crested Penguins can be spotted:

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and, year ‘round, lollygagging Southern Fur Seals:

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