Dutch Starvation & German Capitulation
Canadian 1st Corps joins 2nd Corps
in Northwest Europe for the final push into Netherlands and Germany. A photo history on the Dutch famine and the German surrender – the events leading to the Liberation Day on 5 May 1945.
Liberation & Aftermath
What happens when a 5-year tyranny ends and a war is over?
Amidst the unfettered Dutch jubilation, the armed are disarmed, POWs processed, war criminals prosecuted, collaborators exposed, the occupier occupied.
VE Day in Canada!
8th May 1945 – The Home Front
A photo history as the buzz in Europe reaches Canada and euphoria hits the streets of your home town.