Posts Tagged ‘WWll’

Heritage Photos of the Day: November 9, 2012

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Infantrymen of The Highland Light Infantry of Canada aboard LCI(L) 306 of the 2nd Canadian (262nd RN) Flotilla en route to France on D-Day, 6 June 1944.

Infantrymen of The Highland Light Infantry of Canada aboard LCI(L) 306 of the 2nd Canadian (262nd RN) Flotilla en route to France on D-Day, 6 June 1944

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Library and Archives Canada: BiblioArchives / LibraryArchives’ photostream

View looking east along ‘Nan White’ Beach, showing personnel of the 9th Canadian Infantry Brigade landing from LCI(L) 299 of the 2nd Canadian (262nd RN) Flotilla on D-Day

View looking east along 'Nan White' Beach, showing personnel of the 9th Canadian Infantry Brigade landing from LCI(L) 299 of the 2nd Canadian (262nd RN) Flotilla on D-Day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Library and Archives Canada: BiblioArchives / LibraryArchives’ photostream

Heritage Photos of the Day: November 8, 2012

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Supermarine Spitfire IXE aircraft of No. 412 (Falcon) Squadron, RCAF, preparing for takeoff, March 22, 1945

Supermarine Spitfire IXE aircraft of No. 412 (Falcon) Squadron, RCAF, preparing for takeoff , March 22, 1945

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Library and Archives Canada: BiblioArchives / LibraryArchives’ photostream 

Unidentified aircrew with Avro Lancaster B.II aircraft DS848 QO:R of No. 432 (Leaside) Squadron, RCAF, 1944

Avro Lancaster B.II aircraft DS848 QO:R of No. 432 (Leaside) Squadron, RCAF, 1944

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Library and Archives Canada: BiblioArchives / LibraryArchives’ photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: November 7, 2012

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Canada’s Nurses and Nursing Sisters:

WW1

After a Bombing Raid in Étaples, France, 1918

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nursing Sisters at a Canadian Hospital voting in the Canadian federal election, France, Dec 1917

 

 

 

 

 

 

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WWll

Nursing sisters of No. 10 Canadian General Hospital, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nurses Arrive Overseas, France 1944

 

 

 

 

 

 

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