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Korean War volunteers in Canada

Type: Sound

Reporter Bill Beattie asks new recruits about their reasons for wanting to serve in the Korean War.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent Appeals for Volunteer Soldiers - Canada and the Korean War

Type: Sound

In this special radio broadcast on August 7, 1950, Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent talks about Canada's role in the United Nation's "police action" in Korea. He informs Canadians of the formation of a new volunteer army brigade, the Canadian Army Special Force, and solicits recruits.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation