Invasion: Canadians and the Battle of Normandy

June 17, 2019 at 10:30 am  •  Posted in Exhibitions, News & Events by

 Credit: The Allied Armada, Royal Canadian Navy, photographer Gilbert Alexander Milne, George Metcalf Archival Collection, Canadian War Museum 20150216-004_6a.


Credit: The Allied Armada, Royal Canadian Navy, photographer Gilbert Alexander Milne, George Metcalf Archival Collection, Canadian War Museum 20150216-004_6a.

To mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Normandy campaign, the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa is presenting Invasion! – Canadians and the Battle of Normandy, 1944 in the lobby through November 24. In this special exhibition, the stories of seven Canadians are told through photographs of major events and reproductions of archival objects.

In addition, if you’d like to know more about Canada and the First World War, the museum has an online exhibition: warmuseum.ca/firstworldwar