short lessons for Women's history Month or Character Building Workshops
Soldier of Peace, Beatrice Roberts Carol Isfeld Carolyn McAskie Empowering peace
Soldier of Peace, Lyle
“UNRRA must not
merely do its job
well; it must do it so
well that it will give
heart and courage
to the governments
who, slowly but
steadily, are building
up the international
structure of
peace …”
Lester B. Pearson Corporal Shangary Satgunanathan Edith Anderson Monture Frances Loring
Lorraine Rigden Alice Taylor Valiants Memorial Agnes Wilkie
Stella Mary Pickford Portia White Elise MacGill
Kate Aitken Character educators needs look no further than Major Marguerite (Peggy) Downes. With her heartfelt commitments to family, church, community and country the first black woman to make major in the Ontario Canadian Army Reserve, is in a class of her own as an exemplar. Major Downes retired as Officer-in-Command of Charlie Squadron of the Highland Creek Cadet Corps after a 45 year army career that started in the Royal Canadian Army Militia in Halifax. Elizabeth Mitchell Georgina Pope
Kay Christie Mackinaw Coat Kay Madil Junior Ranger Louisa Tookalak of Puvirnituq received a Duke of Edinburgh award at the 2007 Okpiapik Camp near Kuujjuaq.
Doris Madder, The Persistence of Doris      

Links for Remembrance Day | Veterans' Week | Womens' History Month: Canadian War Museum | Canadian Museum of Civilization | The Memory Project |
The Royal Canadian Legion |The Royal Hamilton Light Infantry | 48th Highlanders Museum | 48th Highlanders Memorial Video | Veterans Affairs Canada |
First World War Audio Archive
| Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University Library | CBC Digital Archives |
The Historica-Dominion Institute | We'll Never Forget by Jean Miso | Poppy Manual

Anciens Combattants Canada | La Légion royale canadienne | Le Projet Mémoire | Musée canadien des civilisations | Musée canadien de la guerre
Livres Rares et Collections Spéciales, Bibliothèques de McGill | La force francophone | Des femmes sur tous les fronts
Institut Historica-Dominion | Commission de la capitale nationale | Manuel du coquelicot