William Capek in Winnipeg, Manitoba, shortly after enlistment in The Lake Superior Regiment, 1942.William Capek
William Capek and his brother Andrew, reunited on leave in England, 1945.William Capek
Corporal William Capek in Germany, 1945.William Capek
William Capek (centre) and his brothers Andrew and John outside the family farm near Neepewa, Manitoba, shortly before William went overseas in 1942.William Capek
William Capek in Victoria, British Columbia, 2007.William Capek
"We ran into a blacksmith’s building and before we realized, we had our arms around each other, crying and saying the Lord’s Prayer. Because we didn’t think we were going to make it from there on."