WW2 Weekend Warrior
Major J.A. Nicklin, Second in Command, 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, at Battalion Headquarters, Carter Barracks, Bulford, England, 5 January 1944.
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Lieutenant-Colonel Fraser Eadie, Commanding Officer of the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, displaying the American Silver Star decoration which he has just received, Wismar, Germany, 20 May 1945.
If you want to consult WW2 military manuals (mainly dealing with ammunition and ordnance) please check out my Military Manuals link on the Blogroll.
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Private L. Mar, the only Chinese-Canadian serving with the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion, Carter Barracks, Bulford, England, 4 April 1944.
See Library And Archives Canada