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Photoghraph of a soldier carrying machine gun.

Private H.E. Goddard of The Perth Regiment, carrying a Bren gun while advancing through a forest north of Arnhem, Netherlands

Canada at War: A Guide to Library and Archives Canada's Websites Recalling the Canadian War Experience

Second World War

The Second World War was the third major conflict Canada participated in and resulted in over 45,000 Canadian dead. It lasted from 1939-1945.


ARCHIVED - Backcheck: A Hockey Retrospective

Canadian War Artists

ARCHIVED - Canadian War Industry during the Second World War

ARCHIVED - Faces of War

ARCHIVED - Famous Canadian Physicians

First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics

Portrait Gallery

ARCHIVED - Through a Lens: Dieppe in Photography and Film

Victory Bonding: Wartime Messages from Canada's Government, 1939-1945

Research (Digital Collections/Bibliography)

ARCHIVED - Photographs - National Film Board of Canada: War Records Manufacturing (WRM) Series (ArchiviaNet)

From Colony to Country

Medals, Honours and Awards

Second World War Service Files: Canadian Armed Forces War Dead