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1950: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (116)1951: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (127)1952: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (113)1953: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (112)1954: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (92)1955: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (88)1956: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (90)1957: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (91)1958: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (88)1959: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (82)Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders
1950: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (141)1951: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (153)1952: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (136)1953: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (135)1954: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (109)1955: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (106)1956: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (105)1957: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (104)1958: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (103)1959: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (100)Wars, Battles and Conflicts
1950: Armed Forces (132)1951: Armed Forces (141)1952: Armed Forces (131)1953: Armed Forces (133)1954: Armed Forces (125)1955: Armed Forces (122)1956: Armed Forces (124)1957: Armed Forces (127)1958: Armed Forces (124)1959: Armed Forces (120)Armed Forces
1950: Strategy and Tactics (17)1951: Strategy and Tactics (21)1952: Strategy and Tactics (18)1953: Strategy and Tactics (16)1954: Strategy and Tactics (16)1955: Strategy and Tactics (16)1956: Strategy and Tactics (17)1957: Strategy and Tactics (17)1958: Strategy and Tactics (18)1959: Strategy and Tactics (16)Strategy and Tactics
1950: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (89)1951: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (90)1952: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (91)1953: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (92)1954: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (91)1955: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (92)1956: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (93)1957: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (90)1958: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (87)1959: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (84)Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications
 
 

Date > 1900 > 1950-1959

 
Type: Document
Description: In 1960, a group called The Voice of Women was formed in reaction to the deployment of 56 Bomarc missiles in Ontario and Quebec. The movement snowballed. The organization became involved with many politicians of the day and in turn were disappointed when political support was lost. Taken from the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A young Russian clerk from the Soviet Embassy begins a spy scare in 1945. His search for asylum in Canada and the effect of the information he divulged is discussed in this article. Suspected spies were found in all levels of Canadian government. Excerpt from the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: George Tinning's paintings, particularly his watercolours, demonstrate that regardless of army instructions, or new and sometimes difficult subject matter, what mattered was what he could make of it as an artist. Tinning began his military career in the 2nd Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) in June 1942.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: With the onset of the 'Cold War', the Salvation Army continued its role as a familiar friend to Canada's military forces.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document Image
Description: Provides a brief biography of Charles Comfort, official war artist.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This site describes the history and source of the Canadian War Museum's war art collections of 13,000 works. It describes the origins of the Canadian War Memorials of the First World War (1914-1918), the Canadian War Records of the Second World War (1939-1945), and the post-war Canadian Armed Forces Civilian Artists Program.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document Image
Description: Canada was the wartime home to thousands of Allied prisoners-of-war and internees. Great Britain asked Canada to accept civilian internees and German prisoners of war. Some of the prisoners cut timber and pulpwood for a small wage or assisted farmers. Companies of the Veterans Guard of Canada, a force mainly made up of First World War soldiers, guarded prisoner of war camps.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Between 1914 and 1953, more than 1,500,000 Canadians served overseas - more than 100,000 died. Every November 11th, Canadians across the country pause in a silent moment of remembrance for these men and women who served our country.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This article explains the history of the Cold War era of NATO, the Warsaw Pact. It focuses on Canada's role during this era. Includes a list of suggested readings.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document Image
Description: Provides a short biography of the official war artist Lawren P. Harris, son of famous Group of Seven artist Lawren S. Harris. He was known for his beautiful watercolours often composed on relatively small sheets of paper.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 

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