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A story of incredibly bad timing : Canadian last to die before armistice

Moments before the armistice ending the First World War took effect on Nov. 11, 1918, a sniper s bullet struck a Canadian soldier in the chest as he emerged from the doorway of a house in a small Belgian village. Pvt. George Lawrence Price died minutes later at 10:58 a.m. -- two minutes before hostilities ceased.

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