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From Colony to Country - Canadian Military History: An Overview - Government and the Military - Defence and Military Policy

Type: Document

A bibliography of French and English resources dealing with Canadian defence policy and military policy. This resource is part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Canada and the First World War - War Diaries - Passchendaele (The 3rd Batlle of Ypres)

Type: DocumentImage

Summarizes the third battle of Ypres, called Passchendaele. Includes a map, photos and a link to Archivianet's War Diary Database.

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Through a Lens: Dieppe in Photography and Film - Timeline - Across the Channel

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The troops board the landing ships that are to transport them across the English Channel to Dieppe. To ensure their safe passage, warships and planes escort them. Provides a timeline of key events.

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From Colony to Country - Canadian Military History: An Overview - General References - General Military Histories: List

Type: Document

Bibliography and brief descriptions of resources, including reports, guides, and periodicals, which provide a general overview of military history. Many of these resources were published by or for the armed forces. This resource is a section of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Canada and the First World War - War Diaries - Battle of Vimy Ridge

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Summarizes the Battle of Vimy Ridge fought by the Canadian and British troops in April 1917 to take the ridge back from German occupation. Includes a map, photos, and a link to the ArchiviaNet War Diary Database.

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Through a Lens: Dieppe in Photography and Film - Timeline - Revised Plan: Operation Jubilee

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A raid on Dieppe, originally scheduled for July 1942 and code-named Operation Rutter, is rescheduled for August and renamed Operation Jubilee. Briefly describes the tactics of the operation.

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From Colony to Country - Canadian Military History: An Overview - General Reference Sources: Bibliography and Historiography

Type: Document

Offers a listing of bibliographies. These hard copy volumes are listed along with a brief review of how up-to-date they are. The pages that are of particular interest to military research are sometimes listed. This resource is part of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

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First World War - Troops and Traditions - Canadian Expeditionary Force

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A comprehensive bibliography of resources on the Canadian Expeditionary Force, including official history, accounts of specific battles and the role of war technologies.

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Canadian Illustrated News - Prussian Naval Stataion on the Baltic (The War in Europe. Kiel)

Type: Image

Drawing representing the Prussian naval base on the Baltic.

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Canadian Illustrated News - Camp at Prah-Su (Permanent Garrison Camp) - The Ashantee War

Type: Image

Drawing depicting people in Africa during the war of 1873-1874.

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