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Like Sgt Oddball who saw the last river bridge blown up by Allied fighter-bombers in his binoculars, Heroes of Normandie fans saw the release date of the PC version pushed back a couple of times. But today is the day and finally PC players can get their...read more

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 Lieutenant) June 09, 2015

The Lancasters shown in the clip are the BII, with the Bristol Hercules radial engine. 300 BIIs were built by Armstrong Whitworth and were used mostly by Canadian squadrons in 6 Group.

The aircraft’s Squadron can be indentified by their call sign letters. 426 Squadron’s letters were “OW”...read more

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 Lieutenant) May 26, 2015

Candian 25 Pounder Field Gun at the Jacob Groenewoud Park in Arnhem. It was placed here in 1989, and was not used in the battle of Arnhem. On this gun you will find a plate from the 16th Parachute Field Ambulance (RAMC).read more

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Today, Canada is fondly remembered by the Dutch for ending their oppression under the Nazis. V-E Day marked with 70th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands. The Liberation of the Netherlands, from the fall of 1944 to the spring of 1945, was one of Canada’s most recognized...read more

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 Lieutenant) April 24, 2015

The Great Escape is a 1963 American World War II epic film based on an escape by British and Commonwealth prisoners of warfrom a German POW camp during World War II, starring Steve McQueen, James Garner, and Richard Attenborough.

The film is based on Paul Brickhill's 1944 book of the same...read more

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 Lieutenant) April 17, 2015

Allied paratroopers jumping across the Rhine river into Germany near Wesel during Operation Varsity on 23-24 March, 1945. British, Canadian and American soldiers participated in this op as well as more than 1000 planes. It was the largest airborne operation of World War II.  Also shown is some...read more

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 Lieutenant) March 22, 2015

This documentary was completely filmed and produced during the war, in color film. It shows a bombing mission over Nazi Germany from its start to end.read more

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The city of Edmonton has honoured Maurice White, a former member of an elite Canada - U.S. army nicknamed the Devil’s Brigade, for his service during the Second World War, reports ...read more

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