Readers’ Quiz Answers

Here are the answers to our Readers’ Quiz in the November/December 2010 issue.

  1. The last aircraft carrier in the Royal Canadian Navy was Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Bonaventure, fondly known as the “Bonnie”.
  2. HMS Investigator set sail in 1850 to find missing Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin.
  3. The St. Julien Memorial pays tribute to the Canadian who died in the first gas attacks in the First World War.
  4. Canadian soldiers were shot and buried in the garden of the Abbaye d’Ardenne shortly after D-Day.
  5. A meeting of elders in Afghanistan is called a Shura.