Warfare in Pictures Gallery
Situated in St. Juliaan village at Vancouver Corner, the Brooding Soldier memorial is a 35ft-high statue of a Canadian soldier with bowed heads and hands resting on arms reversed. The memorial was carved from a single shaft of granite
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WWII: Atomic Bomb dropped by the US on Hiroshima, Japan
6th August 1945
Hiroshima was devastated when an atomic bomb ('little boy') is dropped by the US B29 'Enola Gay'.
By Hellship to Hiroshima
(Hardback - 288 pages)
by Terence Kelly
Taken prisoner in Java, Terence Kelly's captivity was full of incident. He was witness to barbaric cruelty and suffering particularly on the journey packed into a filthy cargo ship under atrocious and inhumane conditions.
Once in Japan, he was a slave in the Hitachi shipyards where he… Read more at Pen & Sword...
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