Remembrance Day Quiz
Use the information found on the website to answer the
- When was the Royal Newfoundland Regiment originally
- The Regiment was disbanded shortly after they returned
home in 1919. When was the Regiment reformed?
- Why did the battle at Beaumont Hamel have such an impact
on Newfoundland and its communities?
- How long did the battle at Beaumont Hamel last?
- How many Newfoundland men were lost at the battle of
Beaumont Hamel? How many survived?
- Why did it take almost two weeks for the families in
Newfoundland to find out what actually happened at Beaumont Hamel?
- Why does July 1st have a double meaning for
Newfoundlanders and Labradorians?
- What is the name of the memorial in Beaumont Hamel that
contains a number of memorials and cemeteries in memory of those who died in
two principal attacks in that location?
- Why did Pte. A. Halliday write to his mother and say he
was without clothing and starving to death?
- When did His Majesty the King approve of the title
“Royal” to the Newfoundland Regiment?