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Great Canadian War Heroes

Victoria Cross Recepients of World War II

By Tom Douglas

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Series: Amazing Stories

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Great Canadian War Heroes tells the amazing stories of the 16 Canadians who received the Victoria Cross during WWII. They came from all walks of life and from various ranks within the Canadian Forces, but they all had one thing in common: each displayed exceptional bravery in the face of the enemy.

Contents

Prologue

Introduction

1941

1942

1943

1944

1945

Epilogue

Tom Douglas, an award-winning journalist and author, lives in Oakville, Ontario with his wife Gail, also an author in the AmazingStories series. Tom's father, Sgt. H.M. (Mel) Douglas, was part of the Invasion Force that stomred the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Tom is a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, worked as a Communications Advisor for Veterans Affairs Canada, and has written speeches for the Minister of National Defence. Recently, he self-published a book, Some Sunny Day about his family's experiences in Northern Ontario following his father's return from World War II.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 128 pages
Publication Date: 4th April 2005
ISBN: 9781554390571
Format: 8.5in x 5.5in

Binding: Electronic book text
Publication Date: 15th December 2011
ISBN: 9781552778043
Format: EPUB

BISAC Code:  HIS027100, HIS027160
Imprint: Amazing Stories


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