Lt. Colonel Russell Lambert Boyle

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22 April, 1915,  Kitcheners' Wood, Belgium (about 3.5 km north of Ypres):  It was pitch black when the 800 Canadian soldiers of the 10th Battalion arrived.  Every soldier knew the situation was desperate and  that many of them would not see morning.  Earlier that evening, the Germans had launched the first chlorine gas attack of [...]