Les Voltigeurs save their drums and some of museum contents

Musicians determined to perform despite loss of instruments and uniforms

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Photo: Jay Ouellet

Members of Les Voltigeurs saved the regiment’s drums and much of the archives stored in the museum in the aftermath of last Friday’s fi re at the Armoury. Above: Soldiers parade with their fl ag on Saturday in front of what’s left of their historic headquarters.

True to their training, members of Quebec’s Les Voltigeurs regiment remained courageous during and after their home, Quebec City’s Armoury was badly destroyed in a massive fire on the evening of Friday, April 4.