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Women Veterans of the Two World Wars  This statue of three servicewomen was unveiled on 4 July 1976 in Memorial Park in downtown Winnipeg. Intended to honour women of the British Commonwealth who served or died during the First World War (1914-1918) and the Second World War (1939-1945), it was erected by the Women’s Tri-Service Service Association WWI & II Veterans of Winnipeg. A. D.Bessette

Women Veterans of the Two World Wars This statue of three servicewomen was unveiled on 4 July 1976 in Memorial Park in downtown Winnipeg. Intended to honour women of the British Commonwealth who served or died during the First World War (1914-1918) and the Second World War (1939-1945), it was erected by the Women’s Tri-Service Service Association WWI & II Veterans of Winnipeg. A. D.Bessette

‘Shot at Dawn’, a memorial in Staffordshire, England to British and Commonwealth soldiers who were executed for desertion or cowardice during the Fist World War.

‘Shot at Dawn’, a memorial in Staffordshire, England to British and Commonwealth soldiers who were executed for desertion or cowardice during the Fist World War.

Wrens Service Machine Guns -- Prior to the Second World War, women were not allowed in Canada's armed forces except as nurses. This policy was reversed beginning in 1941 and, in early 1942, recruiting began for the Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service, the "Wrens". The women who joined performed many of the same duties as men, including equipment maintenance and communications, but did not serve aboard warships.

Wrens Service Machine Guns -- Prior to the Second World War, women were not allowed in Canada's armed forces except as nurses. This policy was reversed beginning in 1941 and, in early 1942, recruiting began for the Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service, the "Wrens". The women who joined performed many of the same duties as men, including equipment maintenance and communications, but did not serve aboard warships.

D-Day, Juno Beach - Reinforcements going ashore from a (LCA) Landing Craft Assault from H.M.C.S. Prince Henry off the Normandy bridgehead.

D-Day, Juno Beach - Reinforcements going ashore from a (LCA) Landing Craft Assault from H.M.C.S. Prince Henry off the Normandy bridgehead.

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