The glory days of the Clunk

 Illustration by Malcolm Jones The legendary CF-100 Canuck was the only all-Canadian jet interceptor-fighter to enter mass production back in the 1950s. Note the careful wording. “Mass production.” The Avro Arrow of course was a revolutionary Canadian-designed delta-winged interceptor, but it was destined for limited destruction rather than mass production. The design work on...
  • Historic WWI Photograph – 1917

    September 27, 2011 by Legion Magazine
    Soldiers receive a midday ration near the front, August 1917. PHOTO: LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES...
  • Historic WWI Photograph – The Somme, 1916

    September 22, 2011 by Legion Magazine
    A sergeant leads his mud-spattered men out of the line on the Somme, October 1916. PHOTO: WILLIAM IVOR CASTLE, LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES...
  • Historic WWI Photograph – 1916

    September 22, 2011 by Legion Magazine
    Canadian soldiers, equipped with picks and shovels, follow a light rail towards the front, September 1916. PHOTO: LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES...
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