Past Exhibitions

Train for War Strive for Peace: Images of Canadian Forces engaged in ‘daily routine’ operations at home and abroad

05.11.09 - 15.11.09

Over 100,000 soldiers served with the Canadian NATO Brigade (Europe) from 1951 to 1993. Not all came back.

During the Cold War training exercises were not simply exercises: they were also an expression of preparedness and deterrence meaning these soldiers fell in the preservation of peace. But unlike other protracted international deployments, no marker or memorial yet stands to commemorate their sacrifice.

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