Further Reading: Unit Histories


Battalion of Heroes: History of the Calgary Highlanders by David Bercuson. (Calgary: Calgary Highlanders Regimental Foundation, 1994)

Up the Glens: Stormont, Dundas and Gelngarry Highlanders, 1783-1994 by W. & W. J. Patterson Boss (Cornwall, ON: The Old Book Store, 1995)

Look to your front…Regina Rifles: A Regiment at War, 1944-45 by Gordon Brown & Terry Copp (Waterloo: LCMSDS, 2001)

The Brigade: The Fifth Canadian Infantry Brigade, 1939-1945 by Terry Copp (Stackpole, 2007)

Black Yesterdays: The Argylls’ War by Robert Fraser (Hamilton: Argyll Regimental Foundation, 1996)

South Albertas: A Canadian Regiment at War by Donald E. Graves (Toronto: Robin Brass Studio, 1998)

The Lincs: A History of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment at War by Geoffrey W. Hayes (LCMSDS, 2007)

The History of the 12SS Panzer Division Hitlerjugend by Hubert Meyer (Winnipeg, J.J. Fedorowicz, 1992)

D-Day to Carpiquet: The North Shore Regiment and the Liberation of Europe by Marc Milner (Fredericton, NB, Goose Lane Editions, 2007)

Steel Inferno: 1st SS Panzer by Michael Reynolds New York: Spellmount, 1997

Samuel Kostenuk & John Griffin, RCAF: Squadrons Histories and Aircraft, 1924-1968 (Sarasota, Fla.: S. Stevens, 1977)

Primary Sources

The 1st Polish Armoured Division in Normandy by Maj.-Gen. Stainslaw Maczek, Officer Commanding 1st Polish Armoured Division