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Japanese Canadians: Fighting for Inclusion

Type: Sound

Japanese-Canadian names are added to a Second World War memorial, thus helping to lesson the painful memories of internment, relocation, and prejudice against this minority during the war.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Troops Honour the Living and the Dead

Type: Sound

Medal awards ceremony and requiem mass for fallen soldiers interrupts fighting in Italy during World War II for the Van Doos.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: 22nd Battalion Decimated at Arras

Type: Sound

Major Georges P. Vanier explains how he led the Van Doos in an assault from Arras through German trenches and fortifications.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: Interviews with Paul Triquet after Casa Berardi

Type: Sound

An interview with Paul Triquet shortly after he receives the Victoria Cross for his courageous actions at Casa Berardi, Italy, in World War Two.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

1944: Remembrance Day with Matthew Halton

Type: Sound

CBC correspondent Matthew Halton pays tribute to Canadian war veterans and troops on Remembrance Day 1944. He reminds us to never forget both their courage and sacrifice, as well as the horrors of war.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

German Surrender: 'The time has come to be glad'

Type: Sound

Matthew Halton reports on the end of the war in Europe, reflecting on its horror and drama.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Doos: 'Put Victory First!' - Paul Triquet and Victory Loans

Type: Sound

Major Paul Triquet, recipient of the Victoria Cross, is honoured during a Victory Loan Luncheon in 1944.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Attacking Ortona

Type: Sound

Matthew Halton reports an eyewitness account of a vicious fight on Christmas Eve during the Battle of Ortona.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

What Makes a 'Van Doo' Different?

Type: Sound

Interview looks at unique linguistic and cultural character and rich history of the Royal 22nd Regiment.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

A Victoria Cross for Valour in Italy

Type: Sound

At Casa Berardi, the Royal 22nd are pinned down and almost wiped out. Brave Captain Paul Triquet leads them through to victory against incredible odds.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation