Gilvan G.

Ailsa Craig, Ontario

Thames Valley Regional Fair

Leo Major The Forgotten Hero

Leo Major is the only Canadian to win a medal in two wars, but he isn't well known. 




What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

The most interesting thing I learned is that Leo Major is a real person. He sounds like a person out of a movie but his exploits were real and helped Canada in two wars.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

I learned to always do the right thing and give someone else the chance to do the right thing.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

Leo Major's experience in the war was hard and difficult and I don't anything to compare it to in my life.