Remembering and Researching Canada's Military Contributions
December 1, 2019
Film / Photography / War
November 2, 2019
Legion Magazine has collaborated with Emmy-award winning Canadian actor Barry Pepper to present the next video in our award-winning video series – D-DAY.
January 3, 2019
The Royal Canadian Mint is creating two commemorative coins to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
Battle / Research
November 6, 2018
Leading up to D-Day By 1940 the Germans had successfully occupied Paris France, and with its tight hold on Europe, there was little in their way to regulate the continent under Nazi control. As...
April 25, 2018
As the light faded over Normandy, France, on June 7, 1944, Maj. John Donald “Don” Learment of the North Nova Scotia Highlanders was among many newly captured members of that Canadian infantry regiment bound...
April 24, 2018
April 23, 2018
1878 The Honourable Alfred Gilpin Jones is appointed Minister of Militia and Defence.