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2 June 1866 Battle of Ridgeway LAC C-018737k

See the Riel Rebellion and the Boer War themes

Major-General Middleton, C.B., Adjutant-General Walker Powell, and various commanding officers of the North-West Field Force. LAC, C-005550, William Daniel Blatchly 1885?

The Canadian Militia. Milice canadienne. LAC, C-006332, John David Kelly 1889

Review of Reviews, August 1899

Soldiers of the Queen: Canadian War Museum, Ottawa

Canadians at Battle of Paardeberg, February 1900. LAC Acc. No. 1983-38-2, 1901, Arthur H. Hider

Is the statue commemorating the South African War a monument to "a brutal war of imperialism"?











Chorus "Sail Sail oh my ship". [tr.]


Rt. Hon. Robert Borden and Hon. Winston Churchill leaving the Admiralty. LAC, C-002082, 1912


                       THE  GRAND  OLD  COMMANDER
"I am glad to tell him (the Premier) – that honorable gentleman on this side of the House, though differing from him on other matters, share his devotion and loyalty to the British Empire." – Sir Wilfrid Laurier, in the House of Commons yesterday.
Fergus Kyle, The Globe and Mail, Toronto, 6 December 1912



Canadians must sail the Seas. LAC, Acc. No. 1985-40-6 Source: Gift, National Archives Library, Dawn Munroe, 1913-1918















The Royal Naval Want Men of Good Character and Physique. Volontaires de la Réserve de la Marine Royale Canadienne :  recruitment campaign. LAC, 1983-28-905, and LAC, Acc. No. 1983-28-793, 1914-1918 


Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve Overseas Division :  recruitment campaign. Volontaires de la Réserve de la Marine Royale Canadienne Division D'Outre-Mer. LAC, Acc. No. 1983-28-893, 1914-1918 

The Navy Wants Men : Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve recruitment campaign. LAC, Acc. No. 1983-28-839, 1914-1918 




"Two big oceans and a polar ocean have kept us safe for centuries."
                                 Desmond Morton, address, Toronto, 17 April 2002

Pilots of No.87 Squadron, R.A.F. running to their Hawker 'Hurricane' aircraft. LAC, PA-037482, ca. 1940

LAC e002712861

Metropolitan Toronto Public Library 1939-45 Aircraft Production item 3 1941






Women's collection of Glenbow 1943



McLean's Magazine 1 November 1943

War Poster - Ce qu'il faut / Pour Vaincre. LAC, Acc. No. 1987-72-106 The Hubert Rogers Collection, Gift of Mrs. Helen Priest, Hubert Reginald  Rogers 1944?


Shoulder to shoulder - Canadian Women's Army Corps. LAC, Acc. No. 1992-622-3, Shragge? 1944

Plot Your Future Course :  victory loan drive. LAC, Acc. No. 1983-30-684, 1944

LAC c-087430

Nov 1945, Metropolitan Toronto Public Library 

1950 LAC Acc. No. R1300-308 


There's a Future for You in AVIATION Fly with the R.C.A.F. LAC, Acc. No. R1300-308