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Misc. War & Holocaust Resources

The Books of Remembrance
"The Books of Remembrance contain the names of Canadians who fought in wars and died either during or after them. All the books are kept in the Memorial Chamber located in the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill. The purpose of creating a site that displays these books on the Internet is to make them more accessible to the public. Quite aptly named are these testaments to Canada's past, for by their very title they remind us to never forget the foundations of courage on which Canada is built. "
Canadian Military Medals and Decorations
Pictures and descriptions of Canadian Military Medals and Decorations
Courage Remembered
"This site presents the role Canadian soldiers played in the wars of 1914-1918 and 1939-1945, as shown through personal memoirs, photography, art work by Canadian war artists and the documented exploits of Canadian George Cross and Victoria Cross recipients. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission's work, honouring the memory of Canadian soldiers who died in these wars, is shown through a sampling of the major war memorials dedicated to Canadians and cemeteries in which Canadians are buried around the world."
From Revolution to Reconstruction
Online history of the United States.
Military history
From Canadian Forces College, Department of National Defence in Canada, here you will find military history by subject, by time period and a military history of wars. An extensive resource.
The Royal Armouries Museum
View parts of their collections and read information about historical and present day arrms and armour.
The Whole Kit and Kaboodle: Canadian Military Uniforms
"These pages will present a variety of uniforms worn by Canadians from the seventeenth century onwards. Uniforms are being put online as they become available to be photographed. Currently, two uniforms from each of the World Wars are available for viewing. "

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