10 Celebrities Who Served in the Second World War [Part 2]

Julia Child   Denied entry into the Woman’s Army Corps because of her height, Julia Child joined the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in Washington, D.C., where she worked as a typist. Because of her education and experience, she was soon promoted to the role of a top-secret researcher, working directly under the head...
  • 5 war video games where you can play as a Canadian

    May 31, 2017 by Legion Magazine
    Call of Duty 3 In Call of Duty 3, there is a campaign in which the player takes control of Private Cole, a member of the 4th Canadian (Armoured) Division. Call of Duty: Roads to Victory Call of Duty: Roads to Victory features an entire...
  • 7 must watch movies featuring Canada at war

    May 25, 2017 by Legion Magazine
    Have you ever watched a war movie and thought, "when are they going to mention Canada?" It's rare that the great white north gets anything more than a nod in in cinematic depictions of warfare, but these 7 movies break the mould and let Canada...
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  • Liberating the Ritz

    March 20, 2017 by Terry Fallis
    Illustration by Malcolm Jones I know that Ernest Hemingway, the Nobel Prize-winning literary titan, is revered the world over as a truly revolutionary writer of the 20th century. He stripped his prose right down to the bone and influenced generations of writers to follow his...
  • 57 is the new 40

    February 27, 2017 by Terry Fallis
    One night a week, from early April until late October, about 90 great guys from all walks of life sneer at Old Man Time and play ball hockey on an outdoor pad in a quiet Toronto neighbourhood. Tuesday nights, residents in the area can hear the familiar sounds of...
  • Humour Hunt

    September 28, 2016 by Carl Christie
    Illustrations by Malcolm Jones As we wind down our regular look at some of your lighter experiences in uniform, those that raised a smile, a chuckle, or occasionally a lusty guffaw, John Baker shares a story from his uncle, Ralph “Buz” Post of Bradwardine, Man.,...
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