Sleek, fast and deadly, the Supermarine Spitfire is perhaps the most well known air-superiority fighter in history.
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While Bob was attending high school in Red Deer, Alberta, he joined the Air Cadets and rose to the rank of Flight Sergeant in the #7 Penhold Squadron.
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During the Second World War aircraft mechanics were known as "groundcrew" as opposed to "aircrew".
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Leslie Rispler was born in Three Hills, Alberta in February 1920.
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The story of the Avro Arrow is a distinctly Canadian tale of triumph and tragedy.
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Reputed to be a kind and brave man, Eric Reginald "Rex" Binmore enlisted in the Canadian Army when war broke out in 1914.
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In May of 1944 the Allied armies were poised to break the Gustav and Hitler lines opening the road to Rome.
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Leon Hapton joined the Canadian Army on August 1st, 1942 at the age of 21.
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During the Second World War, Sam was stationed in Newfoundland as a military policeman.
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In the summer of 1939 the United Kingdom and The United States formed a special relationship that would take them into and through the Second World War.
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In December of 1943, the 1st Canadian Infantry Division was ordered to capture the port city of Ortona on the Adriatic coast of Italy.
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In late July 1918, General Rawlinson revealed his plans for one more great battle that year.
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Nothing in the human experience is more physically exhausting, mentally challenging, and emotionally exhausting than ground combat.
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Albert Dorey grew up in London, Ontario, and was 25 when he enlisted with the RCAF in February 1943.
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We Dutch will never forget-the deception and bombing of our cities, Arbeitseinsatz, forced labour, work camps, the awful hunger and starvation of our children.
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Allen enlisted with the 12th Canadian Mounted Rifles in January 1915 arrived in Bramshott, England the following year.
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During the Second World War, the role of women in Canadian society changed dramatically.
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Bob Lucy went overseas in 1940 with the 2nd Canadian Infantry Division.
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Not all ships lost during the Second World War were sunk by the enemy.
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Stanley grew up in Red Deer, Alberta, and enlisted there on June 6, 1940.
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