Passing the torch
As Canada went to war for the second time in a generations, the Legion president reflected on the meaning of the Vimy memorial and observed that the words "Remembrance" and "Duty" now carried even great meaning and obligation.
Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League, Address of the Dominion President Brig. W.W. Foster, D.S.O., V.D., Eighth Dominion Convention, May 27th - 30th, 1940, Montreal, Que. (Montreal, 1940)