Paul Randall

Vimy Ridge history presented to students

Paul Randall, third from right, a World War 1 historian, shows artifacts from the war to Summerland Middle School students.

Paul Randall, third from right, a World War 1 historian, shows artifacts from the war to Summerland Middle School students.

With Randall, from left, are Tyrel Yost, Andrei Panganiban, Ethan Morf, Joshua Newton and Morgan Heidrich.

Randall and author Yasmin John-Thorpe were at the school last week as John-Thorpe talked about her book, Grandpa’s Gift, the story of the Canadians’ effort to win Vimy Ridge during World War I.