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Celebrating diversity and the contribution of Black Canadian in the CAFR22eR and PPCLI face off Saturday to recreate historical hockey game played during the Korean WarPoppies from around the worldCanadian Bomb Girls effort come to light in new documentaryRoyal Canadian Dragoons mark 117th anniversary of the Battle of Leliefontein

Celebrating diversity and the contribution of Black Canadian in the CAF

To honour the heroic March on Washington by Martin Luther King and the bravery of Viola Davis to challenge the culture of segregation in Nova Scotia, Canadians and Americans alike celebrate February as Black History Month. For centuries, Black Canadians have made important contributions to Canadian society. Since the early 20th century, many Black Canadians have...
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Poppies from around the world

Poppies are a universal symbol of remembrance and sacrifice. Inspired by “In Flanders Fields,” a poem written in 1915 by Canadian military doctor Lieutenant-Colonel John MaCrae, the tradition of wearing poppies to honour veterans carries on in different countries around the world. Though the concept of wearing...
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Canadian Bomb Girls effort come to light in new documentary

During the Second World War, more than 21,000 people, mostly women, worked with dangerous explosives in Scarborough, ON for four years as part of the Canadian war effort.

Sadly, the stories of these women who risked their lives every day were almost lost to history if it weren’t for Barbara Dickson’s book Bomb...

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Royal Canadian Dragoons mark 117th anniversary of the Battle of Leliefontein

The Royal Canadian Dragoons marked the 117th anniversary of the Battle of Leliefontein, a pivotal and proud moment in the history of the Dragoons, on Saturday, Nov. 4 with a commemorative parade. The Battle of Leliefontein took place during the Second Boer War on Nov. 7, 1900. The battle comprised of British and Canadian forces engaging...
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