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Daily Colonist, August 5, 1914, front page

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The Daily Colonist, August 5, 1914: The United Kingdom declared war on Germany, August 4th, 1914. Canada, as member of the Commonwealth, was therefore brought into the conflict. The Daily Colonist was founded in Victoria, BC, in 1858, as the British Colonist.