Moranne Parsons

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Camp X: Camp X was camp located near whitby on lake ontario.  It was a paramilitary and commando training base.

a plaque commemorating and describing Camp X.

Japanese Internment Camps: During the war the government was hostile towards Japanese Canadians they were afraid that the Japanese Canadians would offer their allegiance to Japan.  So they forced them out of their homes and into these internment camps.

Japanese Internment Camps: During the war the government was hostile towards Japanese Canadians they were afraid that the Japanese Canadians would offer their allegiance to Japan. So they forced them out of their homes and into these internment camps.

Women in the Workforce: In 1942 Ottawa registered all women born between 1918 and 1922.  The women would have been between 20 and 24.  They were registered in to the Selective Service to meet possible labor shortages.

Women in the Workforce: In 1942 Ottawa registered all women born between 1918 and The women would have been between 20 and They were registered in to the Selective Service to meet possible labor shortages.

Politics: War broke out in 1939, by 1940  the government had enacted the national resources mobilization act which was made as a reaction by the government to the public to signify that were trying to create a more effective Canadian war effort.  The act enabled the government to requisition the property and services of Canadians for home defense.

Soldiers on motorcycles are superimposed on a crusader on a horse to illustrate Canada's new army in this Canadian World War II recruiting poster.