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20th Century Canadian Military:
    During the twentieth century the Canadian military faithfully served Canadians in times of both war and peace. The resources in this section tell the history of the roles that Canadian men and women played in defending Canadian interests, and in helping to preserve peace for others in distant lands. .

BOOK - Canadians at War 1914-1919, A Research Guide to World War One Service Records
By: Glenn Wright
Published by Global Heritage Press, Milton, 2010
It has been nearly a century since the first shots were fired in the Great War. On memorials and cenotaphs in communities through out Canada are etched the names of those who died in the Great War, silent witnesses to an epic struggle that affected every family in Canada in some way. This book identifies which records survive for those who served during World War One, where those records are, how to access them, and the author provides many helpful tips on how to interpret them.
ISBN 978-1-926797-46-5 (Softcover)   More information
Coil-bound.....29.95 (C$)
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BOOK - Canada's Heroes in the Great World War, [from] Cornwall, Alexandria, Vankleek Hill, Hawkesbury and Intermediate Points [Ontario, Canada]
Edited by Noah J. Gareau with an historical narrative by Lt-Col. F. McKelvey Bell
Originally published by War Publications Limited, Ottawa, 1921
This edition published by Global Heritage Press, Milton 2015

This book begins with a 106 page historical sketch of the First World War with emphasis on the compaigns of the war in which many of the men and women from Cornwall, Alexandria, Vankleek Hill, Hawkesbury and intermediate points served. The next section includes 82 photos of First World War scenes followed by 64 pages that include portraits and details about 768 men, non-commissioned officers, officers, and nurses from Cornwall, Alexandria, Vankleek Hill, Hawkesury and intermediate points who served in The Canadian Expeditionary force. ISBN: 0-894033-16-7 (hardcover edition) ISBN: 978-1-77240-017-5 (digital edition)     More information
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BOOK - Book of Remembrance, A Record of the Men of Port Hope who Participated in the Great War of 1914-1919 (Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada)
Updated and reprinted by Port Hope Archives, 2007
The book was originally created in 1919 as a tribute of the Mayor, Council, and citizens of Port Hope, to the men of the town who died on active service in the Great War of 1914-1918. Only two copies of the book were produced in 1919. This is the first time The Book of Remembrance has been reprinted and it now includes the names of all of Port Hope's World War One soldiers who went overseas, along with photographs of those who died in the line of duty. This special edition also includes letters from the Front as published in The Port Hope Evening Guide and photographs from the collection of the Port Hope Archives.
ISBN 978-0-9781111-1-3    More information

Softcover...$30.00    (C$)

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