Soldiers preparing to board a troop ship for embarkation to England in December 1939.
Docking aboard the Royal Navy Armed merchantman S.S. California at the mouth of Clyde River, Greenoch, Scotland, December 8, 1941.
Sunday morning maneuvers against the home guard in England, 1941.
Captain Stan Biggs (right), Queen's Own Rifles, talks to his platoon in Normandy, June 1944.
Army dispatch riders in training near Kingston, Ontario.
Regimental Field Office in Italy, winter of 1943-44.
Canadian dispatch riders' sleeping quarters near Ortona, Italy, 1943.
A road in Normandy in June 1944 showing the carnage and destruction of battle.
Fusiliers Mont-Royal cleaning their mortars in the field in NW Europe, 1944.
The first contingent of CWACs (Canadian Women's Army Corps) on parade in 1942.
Horsing around during basic training in 1942.
Jean-Claude Dubuc (left), Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal.
Canadian artillery officers relaxing in London, 1944.
Bob Dixon (RCA) and a fellow RCA sergeant in London, 1943.
Camp Niagara, Cayuga, 1942. A RCA (Royal Canadian Artillery) officers training camp.
Bren gun training at Camp Shilo, Manitoba, 1943.
Bayonet practice at Camp Shilo, Manitoba, 1943.
Sunday afternoon on the assault course at Camp Shilo.
Canadian troops training for winter warfare.
Joan Ward Bernatchez, RCAMC, Infirmière militaire.
The remains of a movie theatre in Normandy shortly after a bomb made a direct hit.
Dinner in the field, Normandy, July 1944.
A dispatch rider in France, 1944.
Corinne Sévigny, CWAC.
Landing craft heading in to the Normandy beaches, taken from HMCS Prince David, June 1944.
Soldiers of Le Regiment de Chaudière board board HMCS Prince David, June 3, 1944.
A soldiers of Le Regiment de Chaudière on the mes deck of HMCS Prince David, heading for France.
The graduating armoured corps class at Sandhurst, 1944, being saluted by General Eisenhower.
RCASC (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps) officers in Europe, 1942.
Nita Walt (right), CWAC, looking at fire damage from bombing raids, London, February 1943.
1st Canadian Parachute Battalion crossing the Rhine, March 1945.
Belgian collaborators' homes are trashed after liberation in Bruges, September 1944.
Agnes van Loon, Dutch Resistance member, smoking a cigarette on the roof of her house, 1943.
Canadian officers testing their lifebelts prior to departure for Belgium, November 1944.
Captain Percy Loosemore (centre) and two other officers in England, 1944.
Arnhem, Holland, a ghost town in 1945. The sign 'Maple Leaf Up' refers to the location of the Canadian front line.
CWACs demonstrating a ranging scope in England, 1943.
Dick Likely, RCA, on a route march at OTC (Officers' Training Corps) in Brockville, in the summer of 1941.
Dick Likely (centre), RCA, and two other RCA officers on the road in Italy, 1943.
On the road to Cassino, 1944.
RCAMC (Royal Canadian Army Military Corps) nurses in England, 1944.
General Gamelin, French commander, meting members of Le Royal 22ieme regiment, 1940.
1st Canadian Parachute Battalion troopers on leave in Canada, 1943.
1st Parachute Battalion troopers entrained n the south of England, and embarking for the D-Day Invasion.
Garth Webb (centre), RCA, in Normandy shortly after D-Day.
Nurses providing aid to soldiers in the field during Operation Market Garden, September 1944, Holland.
Gander, a Newfoundland, accompanies the Royal Rifles heading for the Pacific. Gander won the Dicken Medal for bravery in Hong Kong.
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