Gordon Cadman was twenty years old when this photo was taken in England in 1942.Gordon Cadman
Cadman Gordon and other members of the 1st Canadian Armoured Brigade participated in a liturgy of Easter April 9, 1944, before the Battle of Monte Cassino in Italy. The service was held on the day of the birthday of his mother when he sent the program.Gordon Cadman
Gordon Cadman's Soldier's Service Book. This book, which he had to carry with him at all times, contained information on his enlistment, training, medical treatments and awards.Gordon Cadman
When Gordon Cadman arrived in Halifax on October 26, 1945, he sent this telegram to his parents in Langley Prairie, BC, saying that he would be home soon.Gordon Cadman
Mr. Cadman's discharge certificate dated December 5th 1945 discharging him from the Canadian Army
"In our group I can’t remember anyone speaking – just standing with every human emotion taking over."