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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: 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: Matthew Halton reports his encounter with a young Italian soldier during the war.
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: Sound
Description: The horrors of a mental breakdown on the Italian front.
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: Film and Video
Description: In World War II, the Nursing Sisters of the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps had the most difficult, dangerous and grisly jobs of all Canada's enlisted women. They were the ones who followed men into battle to tend their wounds, fight diseases, care for prisoners of war and help the thousands of injured civilians whose lives were destroyed along the way. In this clip from CBC Television's Women at War, three former nurses describe their harrowing experiences.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: Two Canadian soldiers describe their first impressions of Paris after spending leave time there in the fall of 1944.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
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