First world war -- Canadian soldiers in trenches.  My father fought in the second World War - where they also dug trenches.  War is hell.

First world war -- Canadian soldiers in trenches. My father fought in the second World War - where they also dug trenches. War is hell.

Canadian soldiers with a Nazi German flag which they captured during the Battle of Normandy

[Photo] Canadian troops posing with a captured German flag, near Hautmesnil, France, 10 Aug note Sten gun and Lee-Enfield rifle

WWII: Canadian soldier during Battle of Arnhem

The liberation of The Netherlands. Private K. Earl, of the Perth Regiment, stops for a rest in the forest north of Arnhem, as the 5 Canadian Division advances. 15 Apr Arnhem (vic), The Netherlands.

A Canadian soldier fixing up his bike; Normandy, France - 20 June 1944

canadasmilitaryhist‏ - Private R. Potter of The Highland Light Infantry of Canada repairing his bicycle, France, 20 June 1944

Canadian soldiers land on Courseulles Beach in Normandy, on June 6, 1944 as Allied forces storm the Normandy beaches on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

Canadian soldiers land on Courseulles Beach in Normandy, on June 1944 as Allied forces storm the Normandy beaches on D-Day, June (STF/AFP/Getty Images)

A Canadian soldier with Lee-Enfield rifle in Ortona Italy December 1943.Save those thumbs & bucks w/ free shipping on this magloader I purchased mine http://www.amazon.com/shops/raeind  No more leaving the last round out because it is too hard to get in. And you will load them faster and easier, to maximize your shooting enjoyment.  loader does it all easily, painlessly, and perfectly reliably

A Canadian soldier of the Infantry Division takes aim with a Lee-Enfield rifle during the Battle of Ortona, Italy, December The battle was small, yet extremely fierce against a battalion from the German Parachute Division and was dubbed "Litt

Canadian soldiers pose for the camera in Delfzjil, Netherlands....the one on the right is a Bren Gunner.

Canadian soldiers pose for the camera in Delfzjil, Netherlands.the one on the right is a Bren Gunner.

A Canadian soldier, serving with the British forces in Normandy, strikes up an acquaintance with a little French girl on september 7, 1944, one of a group of refugees that were fed by the liberating armies. The feeding arrangements were organized by the Civil Affairs. (AP Photo)

A Canadian soldier, serving in Normandy, strikes up an acquaintance with a little French girl on September 1944

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