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What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views | Legion Magazine British Army Uniform, British Uniforms, Ww2 Uniforms, British Soldier, Military Uniforms, Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, American History

What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views - Legion Magazine

While the weight of a soldier’s kit could vary—depending on the task—it was anything but light on D-Day. These two figures illustrate, in general terms, the varied and specialized uniform and equipment worn by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion airborne (left) and North Shore (N.B.) Regiment (right) amphibious assault troops. The weight of an average soldier’s kit could easily exceed 36 kilograms or 80 pounds.

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What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views - Legion Magazine

While the weight of a soldier’s kit could vary—depending on the task—it was anything but light on D-Day. These two figures illustrate, in general terms, the varied and specialized uniform and equipment worn by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion airborne (left) and North Shore (N.B.) Regiment (right) amphibious assault troops. The weight of an average soldier’s kit could easily exceed 36 kilograms or 80 pounds.

A Sherman "Firefly" of a Canadian Armoured Regiment in Holland is thickly covered with extra track plates for protection. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Ww2 Panzer, Sherman Firefly, Operation Market Garden, Royal Canadian Navy, Diorama, Sherman Tank

A Sherman "Firefly" of a Canadian Armoured Regiment in Holland is thickly covered with extra track plates for protection.

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What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views - Legion Magazine

While the weight of a soldier’s kit could vary—depending on the task—it was anything but light on D-Day. These two figures illustrate, in general terms, the varied and specialized uniform and equipment worn by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion airborne (left) and North Shore (N.B.) Regiment (right) amphibious assault troops. The weight of an average soldier’s kit could easily exceed 36 kilograms or 80 pounds.

Canadian Boys from Ottawa Normandy (Misc.) - Privates L. Roy and R. Parker, Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa, with a German flag captured in a quarry south of Hautmesnil. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Boys, World Empire, Germany Ww2, Fourth World, Remembrance Day, Second World, D Day, Juni

Canadian Forces - Canadian Boys from Ottawa 1944

Normandy (Misc.) - Privates L.B. Roy and R.L. Parker, Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa, with a German flag captured in a quarry south of Hautmesnil. August 10, 1944, Hautmesnil, France

Belgium - Paratroopers of the Canadian Parachute Battalion preparing for a patrol. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, Paratrooper, Military History, Armed Forces, World War Two, Belgium

How A Small Group Of Canadian Paratroopers Saved Denmark From Soviet Occupation

By May 1945 the war in Europe had finally started to wind down. Yet for the men of the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, there was one final mission to

What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views | Legion Magazine Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, American Soldiers, British Army Uniform, British Soldier, Battle Dress, Ww2 Uniforms, Military Deployment, Army Girlfriend

What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views - Legion Magazine

While the weight of a soldier’s kit could vary—depending on the task—it was anything but light on D-Day. These two figures illustrate, in general terms, the varied and specialized uniform and equipment worn by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion airborne (left) and North Shore (N.B.) Regiment (right) amphibious assault troops. The weight of an average soldier’s kit could easily exceed 36 kilograms or 80 pounds.

In the view of many historians, the badly outnumbered Canadians prevented the communists from ultimately capturing Seoul, the present-day capital of South Korea. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, Royal Canadian Navy, War Film, Korean War, Vietnam War, Military History, Historian

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The against-all-odds victory by Canadians in the 1951 Korean War battle of Kapyong rivals those at Vimy Ridge and Juno Beach, filmmaker says

What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views | Legion Magazine Canadian Army, British Army, Commonwealth, Ww2 Uniforms, Military Deployment, Army Girlfriend, British Soldier, Paratrooper, American Soldiers

What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views - Legion Magazine

While the weight of a soldier’s kit could vary—depending on the task—it was anything but light on D-Day. These two figures illustrate, in general terms, the varied and specialized uniform and equipment worn by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion airborne (left) and North Shore (N.B.) Regiment (right) amphibious assault troops. The weight of an average soldier’s kit could easily exceed 36 kilograms or 80 pounds.

Canadian Army officers carrying holstered Browning Hi-power pistols, 30 October 1944 Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Royal Canadian Navy, Man Of War, Ww2 History, War Photography, Canada, Armed Forces, World War Two

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The Canadian War Museum - A Chronology of Canadian Military History. The Italian Campaign. Canadian forces participated from the beginning in the Allied campaign in Italy. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, British Army, Canadian History, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Italian Campaign, North Africa

I haven't seen a fully Canadian post about WWII on here so I thought I would post some pictures  - Awesome post

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Member of North Shore Regiment, Brigade, Cdn Inf. Division poses on a Flak. Corporal McAllister (of Hamilton, Ontario) who was credited with the capture of 160 Germans around Saint-Lambert-sur-Dives poses on a captured gun. Canadian Soldiers, Canadian Army, Canadian History, British Army, History Online, North Shore, Military History, World War Two, Ottawa

Member of North Shore Regiment, 8th Brigade, 3rd Cdn Inf. Division poses on a 88mm Flak.

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The North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment - Wikipedia

The North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment - Wikipedia