Canadian Military Headquarters maple leaf pin given to Joan Evelyn Bates, future wife of Maurice Nowosad while she was working at CMHQ in London, England. 1942 or 1943.
Canadian Army Training Manual from September 1944. The manual gives an account of the crossing of the Moro River in Italy and notes the attacks of the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry in December of 1943.
Photo from the training manual of a Canadian Army tank in Italy.
A convoy of tanks working their way through Italy.
A tank working its way through the narrow streets of an Italian village.
"All I can say is that I was a proud Canadian, and we had a lot of good times after the war."