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Acadian Heritage Minute teaches about deportation from Maritimes

HalifaxToday covers the new Heritage Minute on the Acadian deportation.

Aug 18, 2019

Heritage Minutes

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New Heritage Minute focuses on dark history of the Acadian Expulsion

Global News covers the new Heritage Minute on the Acadian Deportation.

Aug 15, 2019

Heritage Minutes

Jun 27, 2019

Poll suggests Canadians don't know much about their country's quirky history

The National Post covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

A new poll suggests Canadians haven’t made much progress in expanding their knowledge of the more colourful parts of the country’s history. Read the full story here.

Jun 25, 2019

Local Cowichan youth shines in national writing contest

Cowichan Tribe member Danika Smith places fifth in her category in Indigenous Arts & Stories contest

Duncan’s Danika Smith is being recognized nationally for her writing skills. The 18 year-old member of Cowichan Tribes placed fifth in the junior writing category of the latest annual national Indigenous Arts & Stories contest, which received more than 950 submissions this year. Read the full story here.

Jun 18, 2019

Two Kelowna women winners in Indigenous writing contest

Daily Courier Staff covers two Indigenous Arts and Stories contest winners

A Kelowna teen has won a top honour in a writing competition for Indigenous people. Hanna Sault-Hartwick, 16, won first place in the junior writing category of the Indigenous Arts and Stories contest. Read the full story here.

Jun 03, 2019

D-Day: 'People in Canada have kind of forgotten' the fear, horror, sacrifice and trauma, Quebec veterans say

Montreal Gazette features D-Day veterans from the Memory Project Speakers Bureau.

It was 75 years ago Thursday that Pierre Gauthier landed on Juno Beach, in Normandy, alongside 900 fellow soldiers from Lévis’s La Chaudière Regiment, which joined the allied forces in a battle that would mark the beginning of the end of the Second World War. Read the full story here.

May 30, 2019

Heritage Minute depicting D-Day filmed entirely in Calgary

660 CityNews covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

As veterans across Canada and the world mark D-Day, a new Heritage Minute has been released showing the involvement of a Canadian regiment. Read the full story here.

May 30, 2019

New Brunswick's 'quiet' soldier honoured in Heritage Minute

CBC News covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

A new Heritage Minute honours the wartime contributions of New Brunswick's storied North Shore Regiment just in time for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy. Read the full story here.

May 30, 2019

New Heritage Minute pays tribute to N.B. Major who lost his life on D-Day in emotional video

Global News covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

The organization [Historica Canada]’s latest dramatized vignette tells the story of 47-year-old Major Archie MacNaughton, a First World War veteran and leader of the North Shore New Brunswick Regiment’s A Company. Read the full story here.

 

May 30, 2019

New Heritage Minute highlights Canadians who fought on D-Day

CTV News covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

One week before the 75th anniversary of D-Day, Historica Canada is marking the occasion with the release of a dramatic new Heritage Minute film highlighting the sacrifices of soldiers from New Brunswick in the Second World War. Read the full story here.

May 30, 2019

Archie MacNaughton Of N.B. Commemorated For D-Day Bravery In Heritage Minute

Huffington Post covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

Seventy-five years after the historic storming of Juno Beach, Historica Canada has released a Heritage Minute to highlight Canadians’ incredible efforts. Read the full story here.

May 29, 2019

The World War commander who inspired the latest Heritage Minute

CBC The National covers the new Heritage Minute on D-Day.

Next month marks the 75th anniversary of the largest military invasion in history, when 14,000 Canadians stormed the beaches on D-Day. A new Heritage Minute for D-Day tells of a beloved Canadian commander who served in both World Wars. Watch the segment here.

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