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Date

Nov 05 2020

Time

6:00 pm

Researching Your Canadian Ancestors in the First World War

November 5, 2020 06:00 PM CST

November Webinar – Michael Strauss

Topic: Researching Your Canadian Ancestors in the First World War
Canada would go on to play a prominent role in the First World War. Then a part of the British Empire in 1914.When Great Britain declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914 the war would automatically involve Canada. Records of the Canadian Expeditionary Forces (CEF); including personnel files, Commonwealth war graves, nominal rolls, Americans fighting for Canada, and records of the Royal Canadian Navy will be examined. Additionally, post-war records including soldier’s settlement board, pensions and Canada back home afterwards.

Researching Your Canadian Ancestors in the First World War

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