Veteran Stories:
Doug Vidler


  • The back of a pocket calendar carried by Douglas R. Vidler offers some tips on writing letters home

  • This German propaganda, collected by Douglas R. Vidler, was designed to convince Canadians to surrender

  • German propaganda directed towards Canadian soldiers. Douglas R. Vidler was fascinated by German attempts to convince Canadians to surrender

  • This postcard from Douglas R. Vidler to his parents demonstrates how tightly the Allied forces controlled information both immediately before and after D-day

  • Original photograph of Douglas R. Vidler taken in Scotland, in the spring of 1944

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The transcription in English is not available at this moment. Please refer to the transcript in French.

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