Battle of the Atlantic Sunday

Daily Image - 1 May 2011 - Battle of the Atlantic Sunday

Throughout the British Commonwealth, the first Sunday in May is set aside to remember the courage and sacrifice of those who were unwillingly thrust into war. Between 1939 and 1945, over 100,000 men, women and children lost their lives above, on and below the surface of the Atlantic during World War Two. Today we honour their sacrifice. I especially remember my brothers and sisters in the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Forces.

Ready, Aye Ready.

Nikon Coolpix 5700 – ISO 100 – f5 – 1/183


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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