A famous Canadian propaganda poster from world war It shows a personification of Canada [The Beaver] fighting side by side with Britain [The Lion] hitting veins of patriotism throughout the Nation, but especially those of British descent.
The Victory Nickel is a Canadian coin produced between 1943 and The design of the coin was intended to promote the Canadian war effort during World War II. The coin was designed by Thomas Shingles, Master Engraver of the Royal Canadian Mint. The rim
Private Gérard Doré of Quebec is considered the youngest Allied soldier who died on the Western Front, just one month short of his seventeenth birthday. Born on August 29, 1927, he left home at age 15 and enlisted in the Royal Canadian Artillery by lying about his age. About one month after D-Day, his regiment landed in Normandy and was assigned to the front. This brave young lad was killed in action and is buried in the Canadian War Cemetery at Bretteville-sur-Width in Normandy.