A Call to the Colours: Tracing Your Canadian Military by Kenneth Cox

By Kenneth Cox

Beginning in Canadas earliest days, our ancestors have been required to accomplish a few kind of army provider, frequently as armed forces. the invention that an ancestor served in the course of one of many significant conflicts in our background is fascinating. in case you discover a family members identify on a Loyalist muster roll, a Canada basic carrier Medal with an ancestors identify engraved on it, a collection of First global warfare attestation papers, or a field of moment international struggle medals, that one in all your ancestors confronted tough occasions past the scope of normal residing. there are methods to track their trips and hence flesh out a extra entire tale of the background of your family.

A name to the Colours presents the archival, library, and laptop assets that may be hired to discover your familys army heritage, utilizing goods reminiscent of outdated pictures, files, uniforms, medals, and different militaria to lead the hunt. The booklet is generously illustrated with examples of the types of artifacts and files you will find.

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