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Arthur Currie

Hugh MacIntyre Urquhart

Arthur Currie

the biography of a great Canadian

by Hugh MacIntyre Urquhart

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Published by J.M. Dent in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Currie, Arthur, -- Sir, -- 1875-1933.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a foreword by Field Marshal Jan Christian Smuts.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 363 p. :
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16725764M

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Hyatt is Professor Emeritus at the University of Western Ontario and the author of "Sir Arthur Currie: A Military Biography." Nancy Geddes Poole is a prominent member of the London and southwestern Ontario arts community and the author or editor of several books.

Arthur Currie participated in all major actions of the Canadian forces in World War I, including the planning and execution of the assault on Vimy Ridge.

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Evan Currie’s most popular book is Odyssey One (Odyssey One, #1).War Strategies of Sir Arthur Currie Sir Arthur Currie was not a man raised to become a great general, he had to start from the beginning and work his way to the top. He served his country by fighting and leading battles that made Canada a great independent nation, making him .CURRIE, Sir ARTHUR WILLIAM, teacher, insurance salesman, militia officer, real-estate developer, army officer, office holder, and university administrator; b.

5 Dec. in Adelaide Township, Ont., third of the seven children of William Garner Curry and Jane Patterson; m. 14 Aug. Lucy Sophia Chaworth-Musters (d.

), known as Lily or Lillie, in Victoria, and they had a son and two.