Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 4, 2018

by Diana Filer

  1. The equivalent of a group captain is a captain in the navy, and a colonel in the army.
  2. Benares is now better known as Varanasi.
  3. A blue ribbon on the lapel signifies child abuse awareness and prevention, and in Canada it is worn for our National Non-Smoking Week.
  4. Max Aitken., born in Maple, Ontario, became the multimillionaire British press baron Lord Beaverbrook as a result of his political work in the UK in the early 20th century.
  5. Wet work means covert assassination.