War hero Smokey Smith remembered as icon at historic milita




 
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War hero Smokey Smith remembered as icon at historic milita
 
August 13th, 2005  
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War hero Smokey Smith remembered as icon at historic milita
Canadian Press - VANCOUVER (CP) - The colourful life and battlefield bravery of Sgt. Ernest (Smokey) Smith - Canada's last Victoria Cross winner - was commemorated Saturday with a funeral for a man who will be remembered as a military icon, even if he was a reluctant hero.

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