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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: 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

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

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

Van Doos: Biography of Paul Triquet, VC

Type: Sound

A review of the illustrious military career of Victoria Cross recipient Paul Triquet and a brief background history of his regiment, the Royal 22nd Regiment (Van Doos).

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Lance Corporal Smiley Douglas Returns Home with Military Medal - Canada and the Korean War

Type: Sound

Interview with young soldier from Delburne, Alberta who has just received a gallantry award for his service in the Korean War.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

1944: Major David Currie Battles in Normandy, wins V.C.

Type: Sound

A celebrated Canadian war hero, Major David Currie, returns home from battle in Normandy. He speaks to CBC radio about the battle at St. Lambert-sur-Dives, his soldiers, his family, and his receiving the Victoria Cross.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation