Canada: Soldiers, Civilians and Battles

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- Allied Infantry - Canadian: Troops of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment in Dussen after the battle of Kapelsche Veer in the Netherlands, winter of early 1945 (note sniper on left). L-R: Privates F.L Russell, J.

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Canadian soldiers of the Lincoln and Welland regiment in Dussen after the battle of Kapelsche veer in the Netherlands in the winter of early 1945(note the left man is a sniper).(L-R): Privates F.L Russell, J. Sneddon, Corporal R.S. Marshall)

Canadian Sherman tank 'Bomb' which served every day from D-Day to the German surrender and fired 6000 rounds. Here shown at Zutphen Netherlands 8 June 1945 1 year after D-Day.

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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

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Ortona - Lance Corporal George Netherwood (left) and Private W.L. Soderberg (right) with Bren guns, Private Earl Israel (rear), Italy.

Men of the Seaforth Highlanders and Churchill tanks in the Reichswald forest, 10 February 1945

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"Arnhem In Ruins," ⠀ by: @the_ww2_archives - Pictured above you can see Canadian Sherman tanks ...

19 July 1943 - Soldiers advance past a Sherman tank of Canada Tank Brigade outside of Valguarnera, Sicily. Pin by Paolo Marzioli Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Heroes And Generals, Italian Campaign, Royal Canadian Navy, Military Photos, Military History, Ww2 Pictures

Maple Leaf Up

Highlighting Canada's uncelebrated role in shaping modern Europe, in the tracks of The Canadian Corps (WW1) & First Canadian Army (WW2).

Gunners of the 7th Battery, 2nd Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery (R.C.A.), firing their 25-pounder guns at German positions, Nissoria, Italy, 23-28 July 1943.

General Montgomery addresses officers and men of the Canadian Tank Regiment (Ontario Regiment) near Lentini, 25 July 1943 Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Ww2 History, World History, Military History, Afrika Korps, Historical Pictures

Canada in World War II

The Campaign in Sicily 1943; Military history of Canada during World War II

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Canadian Lumberjacks Go To War -- Elinor Florence

Thousands of lumberjacks from the Canadian Forestry Corps logged the forests of Scotland in WW2 to produce desperately-needed lumber for the war effort.

This picture shows real Canadian soldiers who fought in the “Battle of Hong Kong” this picture was taken after a group of Canadian POW’s were released from a Japanese prison camp. It shows how skinny they are. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Crime, Medal Of Honor Recipients, Japanese American, Prisoners Of War, Military History, World War Two

the battle of hong kong

Why, you might wonder, am I writing on Hong Kong for a blog about Canada? Well, it turns out Canada and Hong Kong have some interesting connections. Vancouver is often called Hongcouver because of …

George Frederick Buzz Beurling Bar 6 December 1921 20 May 1948 was the most successful Canadian fighter pilot of the Second World War The heroes of t

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George Frederick Buzz Beurling Bar 6 December 1921 20 May 1948 was the most successful Canadian fighter pilot of the Second World War The heroes of t

Troopers W. Gallant of a Canadian reconnaissance regiment speaking to partisans Louisa and Italo Cristofori after the capture of Bagnacavallo, Italy, 3 January 1945 - Library and Archives Canada - pin by Paolo Marzioli Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, European History, Italian Campaign, North African Campaign, Armored Vehicles, Armored Car, Military Photos

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Canadian troops chat with members of the Italian Resistance after taking the village of Bagnacavallo. Bagnacavallo, Province of Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. January 1945.

Top ten best wartime stories, written by author Elinor Florence.

The Fighting Ballendines -- Elinor Florence

This band of EIGHT aboriginal Ballendine brothers from Saskatchewan served in the Canadian Army during World War Two.

This band of EIGHT aboriginal Ballendine brothers from Saskatchewan served in the Canadian Army during World War Two.

The Fighting Ballendines -- Elinor Florence

This band of EIGHT aboriginal Ballendine brothers from Saskatchewan served in the Canadian Army during World War Two.

 The third of eight Ballendine brothers from Battleford, Saskatchewan who joined the Canadian Army in World War Two. Rifleman Frank S. Ballendine enlisted in the Regina Rifles in June 1940 and was honourably discharged after six months. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Father John, Ww2 Tanks, Mind Body Spirit, D Day, Rifles, World War Two

The Fighting Ballendines -- Elinor Florence

This band of EIGHT aboriginal Ballendine brothers from Saskatchewan served in the Canadian Army during World War Two.