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34th Canadian Military History Colloquium

Wilfrid Laurier University

The 34th Canadian Military History Colloquium will be held in-person at Wilfrid Laurier University on 3-4 May 2024. For more information click here.

The Royal Canadian Air Force at 100: A Material History Retrospective with Mike Bechthold

Guelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk St, Guelph

In 1968, the RCAF Flyers, winners of the 1948 Olympic Gold Medal for ice hockey, reunited for a charity game. Here, the vice chief of the defence staff, Lieutenant-General F.R. Sharpe speaks with four members of the team: Lieutenant-Colonel Hubert Brooks, Chief Warrant Officer Andy Gilpin, Sergeant Red Gravelle, and Captain Frank Boucher. The jersey […]

Artillery and the Senses in the Canadian Corps, 1914-1918 with Hazel Scott Pancratz

Guelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk St, Guelph

The First World War on the Western Front was overwhelmingly a war of artillery. Both sides’ firepower dictated what form the war would take, driving men to dig trenches to conceal and protect themselves, but even then, artillery was responsible for over half of Canadian casualties. Given the significance of its role, it is no […]