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Royal 22nd Regiment Prepares for Oka

Type: Film and Video

Royal 22nd Regiment prepares to help resolve dispute with Mohawks at Oka, Quebec.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: Cardinal Maurice Roy on Being a Military Chaplain

Type: Film and Video

In this 1972 CBC television interview, Cardinal Maurice Roy recounts his experiences and role as military chaplain during World War II.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: A Battalion is Born

Type: Film and Video

TV clip explaining the historical creation of the French-Canadian Van Doos (Royal 22nd Regiment).

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos on UN Training Before Shipping Out to Cyprus (no audio)

Type: Film and Video

Silent film of Royal 22nd troops training in the snow before shipping out for the sunny Mediterranean.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Paul Triquet Wins Victoria Cross

Type: Film and Video

In this 1972 interview Paul Triquet recounts his exploits at Casa Berardi, which won him the Victoria Cross in World War Two.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: Keeping the peace in Cyprus

Type: Film and Video

After three years of United Nations standby, the Van Doos are suddenly airlifted to Cyprus, a powerkeg of Greek and Turkish hostilities.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada's Van Doos Celebrate Christmas in Korea

Type: Film and Video

Television clip shows the daily life of Canadian soldiers in Korea as they prepare to celebrate Christmas of 1953 a long way from home.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: Korea's Hill 355

Type: Film and Video

During the Korean War battle known as Hill 355, the Royal 22nd Regiment defend a UN position and save American lives.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: Providing 'Safe Havens' in Bosnia

Type: Film and Video

1993 television news report shows how the Royal 22nd Regiment peacekeepers in Srebrenica must both disarm and defend Muslim refugees.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Return to Ortona - David Halton Visits 55 Years Later

Type: Film and Video

David Halton, son of war correspondent Matthew Halton, and a group of Canadian veterans write a final epilogue to the Battle of Ortona.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation