Wellington County Military Lecture Series: Terry Copp Nov. 2nd and 9th

Terry Copp will present his annual military history lecture series at the Wellington County Museum and Archives on 2 and 9 November at 7:00 pm. On 2 November Terry will present on the “The Canadians from Vimy to Passchendaele” and on the 9 November, “The Assault on the Winter Line: Italy 1943.”

Terry Copp is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of History at Wilfrid Laurier University. Terry’s recent publications include Cinderella Army: The Canadians in Northwest Europe (UTP, 2006) and Fields of Fire: The Canadians in Normandy (UTP, 2003). His Paper “Towards a New Balance Sheet: 21 Army Group in Normandy” published in John Buckley (ed.) Normandy Sixty Years On (Frank Cass, 2006) extends his revisionist approach to military history to the British army in the Second World War.

Terry also authored No Price Too High: Canadians and the Second World War which led to the acclaimed television series No Price Too High where he was the lead military historian.

Wellington County Museum and Archives is located on Wellington Road 18 between Fergus and Elora.