Canadian Military History 9

Canadian Military History 9

The military history 9 course endeavours to meet the following general learning outcomes:

  • Students will examine the effect of war on our nation.
  • Students will develop an appreciation for Canadian military history.
  • Students will develop an appreciation for the sacrifice made by Canadian service men and women.

It is very important to emphasize that the course will not glorify war. On the contrary, the focus will be on developing an understanding of, and appreciation for, the harsh realities of war and the impact they have on a nation’s identity.

The course will explore the following conflicts in Canadian history: pre-20th century conflict, World War I, World War II, contemporary conflict and the future of the Canadian military.


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Please let me know if you have any questions or you are interested in more resources:

Library and Archives Canada Personnel Records of the First World War

Canada's Official Histories of War

For King and Empire - Canada and the Great War

Canada: The Story of Us - Service and Sacrifice

For King and Country - Canada and World War 2

Storming Juno

Bloody Normandy: Juno Beach and Beyond (Part 1 of 4)

The Battle of Britain with Ewan McGregor

Bomber Boys with Ewan McGregor

Dambusters - The Race to Smash the German Dams

World War 2 for Space

The Fallen of World War 2

Canada: The Story of Us - United at War