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The trip is in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Alaska Highway, built in 1942 during World War II to get supplies to and increase the army’s presence in Alaska. Another convoy, the Military Vehicle Preservation Society, made the trip a few days ahead, but disbanded in Fairbanks.

The convoy returns to its starting point in the Mile 0 City with bittersweet feelings, as while it’s been a long and sometimes difficult journey, the drivers also say it’s been an immensely enjoyable one. A line of army green vehicles left the Legion just before 9:30 a.m., with Mayor Lori Ackerman in the lead Jeep, followed by an 85 year old driver who made the trip on a vintage motorcycle. They made their way back to Dawson Creek by noon, and will be on display to the public at the EnCana Events Centre for the rest of the afternoon.

The trip still doesn’t end there, as the vehicle owners come from all over the world, including as far as New Zealand and France.

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