Excerpt from the King George VI's Christmas message of 1939Jack Myers
Bible belonging to Mr. Jack Myers. It was with him during his service overseas in Italy and Holland. Mr. Myers still takes his Bible with him on all trips.Jack Myers
Bible belonging to Mr. Jack Myers. The Bible was hit by shrapnel during his deployment in a Sherman tank in Italy.
A Sherman Vc Firefly tank of the 8th Princess Louise's (Nouveau Brunswick) Hussars en route to the Zuider Zee passing through Putten, Netherlands, 18 April 1945.Credit: Capt. Jack H. Smith / Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-131042 Restrictions on use: Nil Copyright: Expired
Sherman tanks of "C" Squadron, 8th Princess Louise’s (New Brunswick) Hussars, taking part in an indirect shoot on a German-held crossroads, Tollo, Italy, 4 February 1944.Credit: Lieut. Alex M. Stirton / Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-193902 Restrictions on use: Nil Copyright: Expired
"We’d go right to it as fast as those tanks could travel. And that’s what we did and we never lost a tank. But my God, we took an awful toll on the Germans."