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Type: Document
Description: Students are encouraged to understand Canadian soldiers' contribution to the Korean War and the importance of recognizing this by preparing a brief to the federal government.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Film and Video
Description: Television clip presents a reunion of Korean War veterans as they reminisce about their experiences and recall fellow soldiers, some of the 516 Canadians killed in that war, who did not return.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Film and Video
Description: David Halton, son of war correspondent Matthew Halton, and a group of Canadian veterans write a final epilogue to the Battle of Ortona.
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 Film and Video Sound
Description: A tribute to Matthew Halton, Canada's most famous foreign correspondent. Through some radio clips of historic broadcasts, this site showcases the talents of this idealist, philosopher, and sentimentalist, from 1942 to his death in 1956.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document Film and Video Sound
Description: Look back at the French-Canadian regiment the Van Doos, their history, exploits, and unique culture.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Film and Video
Description: Matthew Halton discusses the challenges and rewards of working as a foreign correspondent on the CBC television program Tabloid.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document Film and Video Sound
Description: In these activities, students will have the opportunity to identify and explain what makes a hero, to write diary entries in role as a soldier in the Korean War, to write an editorial from the point of view of a Canadian newspaper in the 1950s either supporting or opposing Canada's involvement in the conflict, to prepare a brief to the federal government regarding the need to honour and memorialize Canadian veterans of the Korean War, and to compare Canada's involvement in the War on Terrorism to Canada's involvement in the Korean War.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: An activity to help students understand the role and experiences of the Canadian soldier during the Korean War. It includes ideas for assignments as well as references to media resources.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: As an official war artist with the RCAF, Schaefer served with Fighter, Bomber and Coastal Commands in the United Kingdom and Iceland. His paintings, sketchbooks, and war diaries are retained in the art collection of the Canadian War Museum.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
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