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British Home Child Day ~ Remembering Henry Laws

Today is the first official day of remembrance for British Home Children in Ontario.  British home children, are the thousands of children taken from their homes in Britten and send as indentured workers around the world.  Some were sent to Australia, over 100,000 were sent to Canada between 1870 and until the late 1940’s.  It is estimated that 12% of Canadians […]

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