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Everyday heroes : inspirational stories from men and women in the Canadian Armed Forces

"What does it mean to serve? Bestselling author Jody Mitic brings together veterans and active military personnel from across Canada to tell us, in their own words, what it means to answer the call of duty. Meet the Worl...

Unflinching —Mitic, Jody, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
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Elite sniper Jody Mitic loved being a soldier. His candid memoir follows his personal journey into the Canadian military, through sniper training, and firefights in Afghanistan, culminating on the fateful night when he s...

Fifth estate. Broken heroes

Every Remembrance Day we honour the sacrifices made by those who were killed or physically injured serving their country in wartime. But what of those with the crippling but invisible wounds of post-traumatic stress diso...

Gene Boy came home

Eugene "Gene Boy" (pronounced Genie Boy) Benedict was raised by his Great Uncle and Aunt on the Odanak Indian Reserve an hour and a half east of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He left home at age 15 to work in construction in...

Voices of courage

A CTV Remembrance Day special featuring four veterans and their personal experiences of war, carnage and courage, and the toll it has taken on their lives as survivors. The special features Pat Stogran, Canada's Veterans...

Sounding thunder : the stories of Francis Pegahmagabow —McInnes, Brian D., 1974- author.

"Francis Pegahmagabow (1889-1952), an Ojibwe of the Caribou clan, was born in Shawanaga First Nation, Ontario. Enlisting at the onset of the First World War, he served overseas as a scout and sniper and became Canada's m...

My favourite veterans —Florence, Elinor, author, interviewer.

"This is a collection of twenty-eight stories about World War Two veterans. They are first-hand original interviews with the veterans, or their immediate family members, by journalist and author Elinor Florence. Most of ...

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