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The Battle Of St. Eloi

Today, I continue my journey through the battles of the First World War involving Canadians and once again we come to a battle that inflicted terrible losses on Canadian troops, all for barely any gain in ground. Today, I look at the Actions at St...

Francis Pegahmagabow

Today on the podcast, I am going to look at the life of one individual who definitely made his mark on Canada. He is the most decorated First Nations soldier in Canadian military history and the most effective sniper of the First World War. He is...

The Soldiers Of the Soil

The Soldiers Of the Soil

You can listen to this episode on my podcast on iTunes here:  It is also available on all other podcast platforms The First World War was an watershed moment not only in world history, but the history of Canada as well. Entering the war as part...

Col. Walter Ashfield of Grenfell

Col. Walter Ashfield of Grenfell

Support the podcast and page for as little as $1 a month:  the Canadian history chat on Discord:  on iTunes to the podcast (many bonus features) right here Born in England in 1896, Walter Ashfield was remembered as a fantastic editor, held in high...

Mayor W.P. Loggie of Fairview

Mayor W.P. Loggie of Fairview

Support the podcast and page for as little as $1 a month:  Join the Canadian history chat on Discord:  Subscribe on iTunes to the podcast (many bonus features) right here W.P. Loggie was born on April 29, 1891 in Chatham, New...

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