Métis insurgents under Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont meet and defeat a column of North West Mounted Police and Prince Albert volunteers near Duck Lake, Sask.
Third British Division launches an attack against St-Eloi south of Ypres, Belgium, by exploding a series of mines under German lines.
The Royal Canadian Air Force takes delivery of the first CF-104 Starfighter. Capable of flying at over 1,400 miles per hour, and carrying nuclear bombs, the CF-104 fulfils Canada’s NATO commitment in Europe as a nuclear strike aircraft.
The Canadian frigate Teme is torpedoed in the English Channel by U-246, and is damaged beyond repair.
Flight Lieutenant Omer Levesque shoots down a North Korean MiG-15 fighter while attached to the United...