Explore the many interesting and informative articles and research papers contributed by present and past Friends
CWM Impact Report for FCWM
The Canadian War Museum (the Museum) appreciates the Friends of the Canadian War Museum’s (the Friends) continued support of our educational programs and projects. The COVID 19 pandemic shifted and changed the way we worked, but the Museum staff were resilient throughout and continued to develop new educational assets to help audiences explore the breadth of Canadian military history – resilience and heroism.
Men of Valour – Canada’s Victoria Cross Recipients
“Death and sorrow will be the companions of our journey; hardship our garment; constancy and valour our only shield.” Winston Churchill, 8 October 1940 The following pages chronicle the exploits of one hundred men who served or represented Canada in its Armed Forces or those of the British Empire and Commonwealth of Nations and who, through their actions of extreme gallantry were awarded the highest recognition of courage – the Victoria Cross.