The Memory Project has been privileged to interview a number of black veterans from across Canada. See below for the unique experiences of Lester Brown, Everrett Cromwell, Percy Jackson, and George Carter.
To learn more about the contribution of Black Canadians to the country’s military history, check out these projects:
Service photograph taken in England, 1941.
Mr. Lester Brown's Canadian Army paybook
Percy Jackson in Germany, May 1945.