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Old 12-13-2011, 02:45 PM   #1633194  /  #9
Brother Daniel
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Brother Daniel, is Acadian Remembrance Day observed in your neck of the woods? It's today!
I wasn't aware of that particular event, but thanks for mentioning it!
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Brother Daniel, is Acadian Remembrance Day observed in your neck of the woods? It's today!
Is that the day we remember one group of Micmac homeland invaders expelled another group of Micmac homeland invaders, and shipped them off to Louisiana?
It seems to be more specifically about those who died in the process of being shipped somewhere:
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The Federation des Associations de Familles Acadiennes of New Brunswick and the Société Saint-Thomas d'Aquin of Prince Edward Island has resolved that December 13 each year shall be commemorated as "Acadian Remembrance Day" to commemorate the sinking of the Duke William and the nearly 2000 Acadians deported from Ile-Saint Jean who perished in the North Atlantic from hunger, disease and drowning in 1758.[12] The event has been commemorated annually since 2004 and participants mark the event by wearing a black star.
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