Soldiers loyal Edmonton

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Ortona - Lance Corporal George Netherwood (left) and Private W. Soderberg (right) with Bren guns, Private Earl Israel (rear), Italy. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Soldier, British Army, Ww1 History, Military History, Royal Canadian Navy, Army Infantry

Soldiers of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment, or LER, AKA The Loyal Eddies...Lance Corporal George Netherwood (left) and Private W.L. Soderberg (right) with Bren guns, Private Earl Israel (rear), Ortona, Italy.

Personnel of The Loyal Edmonton Regiment digging out Lance-Corporal Roy Boyd, a comrade who was buried alive for 3 days in the wreckage of a demolished building, Ortona, Italy, December 1943 - pin by Paolo Marzioli Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Italian Campaign, Royal Canadian Navy, Man Of War, Ww2 Photos, Military Diorama

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Ortona - Members of the Edmonton Regiment digging out a comrade who was buried alive in the wreckage of a building demolished by the enemy.

 Flynn of the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada giving a drink of water to a badly-wounded German prisoner inside a church, Ortona, Italy, 21 December Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Military Photos, Military History, Remembrance Day, Video Photography, Stunning Photography, Second World

Pte. B.D. Flynn of The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada giving a drink of water to a badly-wounded German prisoner inside a church, Ortona, Italy, 21 December 1943.

Soldiers of the Canadian Infantry Division taking position within the ruins of Ortona, Italy in December, Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, American Soldiers, South East Europe, Ww2 Pictures, Canada, Remembrance Day

Canadian Forces - Canadians in Ortona, Italy

The Battle of Ortona (December 20 – 28, 1943) was a small, yet extremely fierce, battle fought between a battalion of German paratroops from the German 1st Parachute Division and assaulting Canadian forces from the Canadian 1st Infantry Division. It was the culmination of the fighting on the Adriatic front in Italy during

Edmonton Regiment soldiers use walkie-talkie during advance in Ortona, Italy, 21 December Carrying it is Lance Corporal W. Talking into it is Private W. Photo by Terry F. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Soldier, British Army, European History, Italian Campaign, Royal Canadian Navy, Lance Corporal

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Ortona - Edmonton Regiment soldiers use walkie-talkie during advance in Ortona, Italy, 21 December 1943. Carrying it is Lance Corporal W. D. Smith. Talking into it is Private W. L. Waske.

Ortona - German paratroops surrendering to Canadian soldiers, December 1943 Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Ghost Images, Paratrooper, German Army, World War Two, Wwii, Canada

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Ortona - German paratroops surrendering to Canadian soldiers, December 1943

Infantrymen of The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada carrying a comrade who was killed by shellfire while escorting German prisoners, San Leonardo di Ortona, Italy, December 1943 Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Royal Canadian Navy, Vietnam War Photos, Band Of Brothers, Leonardo, History Photos, Before Us, American Civil War

Soldiers of the 1st Canadian Division carry a dead comrade killed by shell fire while escorting German prisoners. None of the prisoners was killed. 10 Dec 1943, San Leonardo di Ortona, Italy.

Sorting of mail for personnel of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment near Ortona, Italy, 21 December Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, British Army, Royal Canadian Navy, Army Infantry, Killed In Action, Man Of War, Bad Picture, D Day

Sorting of mail for personnel of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment near Ortona, Italy, 21 December 1943.

This is Lance-Corporal Roy Boyd of C Company, Loyal Edmonton Regiment of the Canadian Army. He was buried alive for three and a half days in the rubble of a blown-up house until his comrades and some engineers could successfully dig him out. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, American History, Royal Canadian Navy, Lance Corporal, Man Of War, Canada

Once Upon a Time in War

War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.

Sorting of mail for personnel of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment near Ortona, Italy, 21 December Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, British Army, Royal Canadian Navy, Army Infantry, Killed In Action, Man Of War, Bad Picture, D Day

Sorting of mail for personnel of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment near Ortona, Italy, 21 December 1943.

Ortona - Two days before Christmas, some troops from The Loyal Edmonton Regiment receive mail. Letters from home were an important morale factor in the war. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Soldier, American Code, Letters From Home, Royal Canadian Navy, Ghost Images, Killed In Action

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Ortona - Two days before Christmas, some troops from The Loyal Edmonton Regiment receive mail. Letters from home were an important morale factor in the war.

The Moro Valley - Unidentified Canadian soldiers in Italy, 18 December Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Italian Campaign, Royal Canadian Navy, Army Infantry, Ww2 Pictures, Military Diorama

Canadian Forces - Canadian soldiers in Italy, 18 December 1943.

Canadian soldiers in Italy, 18 December 1943.

Canadian soldiers enjoying a few drinks on Christmas Day at the front, Ortona, Italy, December 1943 Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Fukushima, Luftwaffe, World History

Christmas During the Second World War

Admiralty Christmas Party for Allied Naval Officers' children, 1942. This photograph shows 'Father Christmas' presenting Winston Churchill Junior, the Prime Minister's grandson, with a gift of a book of nursery rhymes at a Christmas party at Admiralty House. G.I. gets a belated Christmas gift, late due to the Battle of the Bulge. Belgium, January 1945. Shown are WACs of the 2nd War Company, Norfolk Air Base, Barracks A, HRPE, seated around a Christmas tree with their mascot dog. A Christmas…