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A Bayonet is all PO2 James Leith needed to dismantle bombs in Afghanistan
September 28, 2022
A Bayonet is all PO2 James Leith needed to dismantle bombs in Afghanistan

Governor General Michaelle Jean awards the Star of Courage to Petty Officer 2nd Class James Leith of Shearwater, N.S., during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Friday, June 19, 2009. Leith risked his life dismantling

Photo essay: Warbirds and parachutists
September 28, 2022
Photo essay: Warbirds and parachutists

Flight is a beautiful thing, whether by bird’s wing or by human hand.

They are different, to be sure.

The power and majesty of the mighty eagle, the agility and speed of the osprey, the silence and efficiency of the great grey have been a central focus of my photography beyond work, a diversion

Photo Essay: Memorials mark the passing of Queen Elizabeth II
September 21, 2022
Photo Essay: Memorials mark the passing of Queen Elizabeth II

She was born April 21, 1926, Princess Elizabeth of York and, as events would have it, she would become heir to the British throne.

She became Queen Elizabeth II on Feb. 6, 1952, succeeding her father, King George VI, and declaring that “my whole life whether it be long or short shall be devoted to

The Royal Canadian Engineers and Operation Berlin
September 21, 2022
The Royal Canadian Engineers and Operation Berlin

Operation 'market Garden' (the Battle For Arnhem)- 17 - 25 September 1944 Nijmegen and Grave 17 - 20 September 1944: A large group of German soldiers

For Peace & Progress
September 16, 2022
For Peace & Progress

Three faces of Lester Pearson: as Suez peace broker in 1957.  
Lester Pearson’s diplomatic career grew into a political one that introduced unparalleled social change—and helped walk the world

World War Off Our Shores
September 16, 2022
World War Off Our Shores

In 1942, U-boats started appearing off North America, including U-69, which sank the merchant vessel Carolus near the lighthouse at Pointe Mitis, Que.
How the Battle of the St. Lawrence transformed the

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