Women and war

The roles women have played in wars throughout Canada’s history, including research resources, films, art, diaries and image galleries.

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World War Women

Book on how the world wars transformed the lives of women.

Rosies of the North

Film about Second World War women of Thunder Bay and the Prairies in the workforce.

The Navy Ashore - Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service

Virtual exhibit of artifacts from the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service during the Second World War.

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