Military history of Canada during the Second World War
The Second World War officially began on 1 September 1939, with the German invasion of Poland. Britain and France declared war on the Nazi Third Reich, two days later, on 3 September 1939. Seven days ...
Military history of Canada during the Second World War - Wikipedia
Declaration of war by Canada
A declaration of war by Canada is a formal declaration issued by the Government of Canada (the federal Crown-in-Council) indicating that a state of war exists between Canada and another nation. It is ...
Dominion of Newfoundland
Newfoundland was a British dominion from 1907 to 1949. The dominion was situated in northeastern North America along the Atlantic coast and comprised the island of Newfoundland and Labrador on the con...
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Attacks on North America during World War II
The American Theater describes a series of mostly minor areas of operations during World War II. This was mainly due to both North and South America's geographical separation from the central the...
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Battle of the St. Lawrence
The Battle of the St. Lawrence involved marine and anti-submarine actions throughout the lower St. Lawrence River and the entire Gulf of Saint Lawrence, Strait of Belle Isle, Anticosti Island and Cabo...
Conscription Crisis of 1944
The Conscription Crisis of 1944 was a political and military crisis following the introduction of forced military service in Canada during World War II. It was similar to the Conscription Crisis of 19...
Conscription Crisis of 1944 - Wikipedia
Bibliography of Canadian military history
This is a bibliography of works on the military history of Canada.
Bibliography of Canadian military history - Wikipedia
Bombardment of Ellwood
The Bombardment of Ellwood during World War II was a naval attack by a Japanese submarine against United States coastal targets near Santa Barbara, California. Though damage was minimal, the event was...
Bombardment of Ellwood - Wikipedia
List of primary and secondary sources on the Cold War
This is an English language bibliography of scholarly books and articles on the Cold War. Because of the extent of the Cold War (in terms of time and scope), the conflict is well documented. The Cold ...
List of books about World War I
List of World War I books is an annotated bibliography using APA style citations of a selection of the most useful books on World War I as selected by the editors.
Bibliography of the 1837-1838 insurrections in Lower Canada
The following is an incomplete bibliography of the 1837-1838 insurrections in Lower Canada in the English and French languages, by publication date and document type.
Bibliography of the 1837-1838 insurrections in Lower Canada - Wikipedia
Torpedo Alley (North Carolina)
The Torpedo Alley, or Torpedo Junction, off North Carolina, is one of the graveyards of the Atlantic Ocean, named for the high number of attacks on Allied shipping by German U-boats in World War II. A...
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List of books about the War of 1812
The War of 1812 bibliography is a selective, annotated bibliography using APA style citations of the many books related to the War of 1812. There are thousands of books and articles written about this...
Seacoast defense in the United States
Seacoast defense was a major concern for the United States from its independence until World War II. Before airplanes, America's enemies could only reach her from the sea, making coastal forts an econ...
Seacoast defense in the United States - Wikipedia
List of books about the Korean War
This is a list of books about the Korean War.
Bibliography of the Spanish Civil War
The Spanish Civil War (Spanish: Guerra civil española), widely known in Spain simply as the Civil War or The War, was a civil war fought from 1936 to 1939 between the Republicans, who were loyal t...
Bibliography of the Spanish Civil War - Wikipedia
Lookout Air Raids
The Lookout Air Raids were minor but historic Japanese air raids that occurred in the mountains of Oregon, several miles outside Brookings during World War II. This was the only time during World War...
Lookout Air Raids - Wikipedia
Bibliography of Canadian history
This is a bibliography of major works on the History of Canada.
Referendums in Canada
National referendums are seldom used in Canada. The first two referendums saw voters in Québec and the remainder of Canada take dramatically opposing stands, the third saw most of the voters take a st...
Operation Pastorius
Operation Pastorius was a failed German plan for sabotage inside the United States during World War II. The operation was staged in June 1942 and was to be directed against strategic American economic...
Operation Pastorius - Wikipedia
Duquesne Spy Ring
The Duquesne Spy Ring is the largest espionage case in United States history that ended in convictions. A total of 33 members of a German espionage network headed by Frederick "Fritz" Joubert Duquesn...
Duquesne Spy Ring - Wikipedia
Battle of the River Plate
The Battle of the River Plate was the first naval battle in the Second World War and the only episode of the war to take place in South America. The German cruiser Admiral Graf Spee had been located i...
Battle of the River Plate - Wikipedia
Fire balloon
A fire balloon (風船爆弾, fūsen bakudan, lit. "balloon bomb"), or Fu-Go (Windship Weapon), was a weapon launched by Japan during World War II. A hydrogen balloon with a load varying from a 15 ...
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Bombardment of Fort Stevens
The Bombardment of Fort Stevens occurred in June 1942, during the American Theater and the Pacific Theater of World War II. An Imperial Japanese submarine fired on Fort Stevens which protected the Ore...
Bombardment of Fort Stevens - Wikipedia
Battle of Los Angeles
The Battle of Los Angeles, also known as The Great Los Angeles Air Raid, is the name given by contemporary sources to the rumored enemy attack and subsequent anti-aircraft artillery barrage which took...
Battle of Los Angeles - Wikipedia
Battle of the Caribbean
The Battle of the Caribbean refers to a naval campaign waged during World War II that was part of the Battle of the Atlantic, from 1941–1945. German U-boats and Italian submarines attempted to disrupt...
Battle of the Caribbean - Wikipedia