The Battle of Hong Kong (December 8–25, 1941) was the first place Canadians fought a land battle in the Second World War.
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The Battle of Hong Kong (December 8–25, 1941) was the first place Canadians fought a land battle in the Second World War. To learn more about the Battle of Hong Kong, read “War Crimes” by Nathan M. Greenfield.
A hundred and fifty years ago, Canadians were terrorized by the threat posed by Irish insurgents who were massing large armies just across the border.
The Americans have their MacArthur and Patton, the British, their “Monty.” Canadians, whether they know it or not, have Sir Arthur Currie.
The Hill 70 Memorial Project seeks to educate and commemorate overlooked First World War victory.
Listen to the stories of soldiers who fought at the Battle of Vimy Ridge and the loved ones back home who cherished them.