Pieter Interviewed By CBC Radio

October 31, 2018.   Pieter was interviewed on CBC radio yesterday about the Cenotaph Research Project and his upcoming presentation at South Shore United Church in Tryon on Friday, November 2 at 7 pm.

CIMG2758 Oct 30 2018 Pieter at CBC with Angela Walker

Pieter at the CBC studio in Charlottetown with Mainstreet PEI host Angela Walker. (Photo credit: Daria Valkenburg)

Below is the link to the broadcast and the summary provided by CBC:

Pieter Valkenburg – Cenotaph Project


A labour of love, respect and thanks. Pieter Valkenburg will give us an update on his Borden Carleton Cenotaph project, and he’ll tell us about a talk he’s giving this Friday night about his research.

Our thanks to Angela Walker, host of Mainstreet PEI!  We hope to see you on Friday evening!  In the meantime, if you have photos or information to share on soldiers from the Cenotaph outside the Borden-Carleton Legion, please let us know. Send us an email to dariadv@yahoo.ca or comment on this blog.

UPCOMING PRESENTATION: Pieter will speak about the Cenotaph Research Project at South Shore United Church in Tryon, 7 pm on Friday, November 2, 2018.  This event is co-hosted by South Shore United Church and Tryon & Area Historical Society.  Note: this venue is equipped with a hearing loop for the benefit of those with hearing loss.  You are invited to bring photos and information on the men listed on the Cenotaph, or on any Canadian soldier buried in The Netherlands.  Email dariadv@yahoo.ca for more info.

UPCOMING PRESENTATION: Pieter has been invited to be a guest speaker at St John The Evangelist Church in Crapaud during their Remembrance Day service, which begins at 10:30 am on Sunday, November 11, 2018.

© Daria Valkenburg

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