Category Archives: WWII

Commemoration of the Battle of the Scheldt 2012

On the weekend of October 13-14th, 2012, The Atlantic Canadian WWII Living History Association went to the Halifax Citadel once again, to commemorate the anniversary of the Canadian lead battle for the Scheldt estuary. We had our members dressed up … Continue reading

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Further information on my Grandfather

As I have mentioned in my first post, both of my grandfathers were WWII veterans, but only my grandfather on my mother’s side saw time overseas in Europe. Since joining the Atlantic Canadian World War II Living History Association, I’ve … Continue reading

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Anniversary of Bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima

Germany’s war had ended, but the Japanese were still fighting to the last man in the Pacific War and it seemed that the Japanese would not surrender to the Americans, but all that changed in a week in August. August … Continue reading

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Anniversary of D-Day at Citadel Hill 2012

On the 9th and 10th of June, 2012, The Atlantic Canadian WWII Living History Association put on a static display to commemorate the 68th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the beaches of Normandy for the invasion into German occupied … Continue reading

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Photo with Sherman tank

During a previous meeting for the Atlantic Canadian WWII Living History Association, our group was able to take a few pictures with a Sherman tank that is being temporarily stored in Shearwater while the area it’s normally housed at gets … Continue reading

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