Women and the Second World War with Stacey Barker


CLICK HERE to register Stacey Barker The Second World War brought many crucial changes to the lives of Canadian women, including the opportunity for wider military service. Recruits who joined the Canadian Women’s Army Corps, the Royal Canadian Air Force Women’s Division, and the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service challenged conceptions, broke barriers, and helped […]

The Irish Canadian Rangers in Canada and Ireland, 1914–17 with Terry Copp


Terry Copp The Irish Canadian Rangers were created in 1914 as a symbol of Irish Canadian support for Britain and Canada's war effort. Drawing upon research for his recent book Montreal at War 1914- 1918 Terry Copp examines the history of the regiment which became the 199th Battalion CEF in 1916 in the context of […]