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1940: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (173)1941: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (226)1942: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (255)1943: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (277)1944: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (317)1945: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (275)1946: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (132)1947: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (110)1948: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (105)1949: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (102)Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders
1940: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (315)1941: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (401)1942: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (462)1943: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (491)1944: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (572)1945: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (471)1946: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (163)1947: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (127)1948: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (120)1949: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (115)Wars, Battles and Conflicts
1940: Armed Forces (218)1941: Armed Forces (288)1942: Armed Forces (334)1943: Armed Forces (377)1944: Armed Forces (428)1945: Armed Forces (364)1946: Armed Forces (142)1947: Armed Forces (116)1948: Armed Forces (114)1949: Armed Forces (116)Armed Forces
1940: Strategy and Tactics (44)1941: Strategy and Tactics (55)1942: Strategy and Tactics (83)1943: Strategy and Tactics (77)1944: Strategy and Tactics (112)1945: Strategy and Tactics (63)1946: Strategy and Tactics (11)1947: Strategy and Tactics (7)1948: Strategy and Tactics (8)1949: Strategy and Tactics (11)Strategy and Tactics
1940: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (87)1941: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (113)1942: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (138)1943: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (148)1944: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (166)1945: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (142)1946: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (84)1947: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (81)1948: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (83)1949: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (84)Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications
 
 

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Type: Sound
Description: The nightly ritual of making tea in the trenches is described in detail.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: Two Canadian airmen, assigned to escort German officials to the signing of the surrender to the Soviets in Berlin, describe their impressions of the city and the V-E night celebrations.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Resources that encourage students to analyze and compare historical and current media reports on the military and war.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: In this 1945 broadcast of the radio program "Servicemen's Forum," the position of women in Canada's postwar society is discussed. Talk turns to education for women, full employment, wage equity, and the possibility of introducing a family allowance.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: In this 1942 radio broadcast on National Girl Guide Day, three members of the Canadian Armed Forces Women's Auxiliary Services, themselves former Girl Guides, discuss how the discipline and training acquired in Guides can be useful experience in preparation for military service. They also describe the work being done by Girl Guides on the homefront in wartime.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: In this 1975 radio broadcast, women recall working in the YMCA canteen in Halifax during the Second World War, feeding the sailors and listening to their sometimes horrific stories.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Using a variety of Web-based resources, students identify and use presentation software to create a timeline of major events of the Second World War.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Students read a primary source text then create a personal response through a medium of their choice.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: In the role of a soldier, students write journal entries about the emotional impact of living through a war. The purpose of this exercise is to help students understand the emotional impact of war on soldiers.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: From a 1945 radio broadcast of "The Homemaker's Program," a discussion of the role of women in Canadian postwar society, examining such issues as employment opportunities, pay equity, education, and domestic responsibilities.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
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