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Ottawa at War

Frederick W. Gibson

Ottawa at War

The Grant Dexter Memoranda 1939-1945 (The Manitoba Record Society publications)

by Frederick W. Gibson

  • 75 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Manitoba Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Dexter, Grant,
  • 1896-1961,
  • Correspondence,
  • Dexter, Grant,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages541
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8559428M
    ISBN 100969210140
    ISBN 109780969210146

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    World War II. July , the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa's active service battalion left for garrison duty in Iceland, which ended in April when they sailed to 6 June , the Camerons were the only Ottawa unit to land on D-Day at Juno 1st Battalion consisted of three machine gun companies and one mortar company. Ottawa police have recovered a second body from the Ottawa River, three days after two fishermen slid into the fast-moving water near the Remic Rapids. COVID Ottawa sees double-digit decrease.

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Grant Dexter Ottawa at War: The Grant Dexter Memoranda (The Manitoba Record Society publications) Hardcover – August 1, by Frederick W. Gibson (Author), Barbara Robertson (Author), Grant Dexter (Author)Author: Frederick W.

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