Media Coverage


First on scene to liberate Dutch concentration camp

Lookout Navy News shares Ted Sheppard's wartime experiences, also available on The Memory Project's online archive.

Oct 02, 2020


Queen of the Hurricanes Elsie MacGill has her heritage moment

Vancouver Sun covers the launch of the new Heritage Minute on Elsie MacGill.

Oct 02, 2020

Heritage Minutes

May 10, 2012

Lexy walks in Laura Secord’s footsteps

“My name is Laura Secord. Today is June 22, 1813. Yesterday the American soldiers forced themselves into our homes.” With those opening words, Grimby’s Lexy Pakenham-Troth undertook to recreate the epic journey of Laura Secord in a dramatic video.

May 10, 2012

Brighton and Norwood students create heritage minute

Two area high schools collaborated to take first prize in the War of 1812 video challenge.

Apr 28, 2012

Vets share tales of war in oral history archive

While there are scores of books and films chronicling Canada's war history, what many of them lack are personal accounts as told by veterans. Now, a Canada-wide oral history project is seeking to change that.

Apr 19, 2012

Remembering the Forgotten

It may be known as the Forgotten War, but Korean War veteran Leonard Wells said he hopes that can change by participating in the Memory Project.

Apr 17, 2012

The Charter of Rights and Freedoms: A Pierre Trudeau or John Diefenbaker achievement?

Apr 13, 2012

Forces members sharing their stories through national program

For decades, television and the movies have provided or reinforced a common image of the military: soldiers training for battle and heading out to war.

Mar 23, 2012

Youth aboriginal writers and artists wanted

Mar 22, 2012

Band recreating audio versions of Heritage Minutes

Mar 21, 2012

Reflecting on Human Rights on Eve of Charter’s Birth - Epoch Times

Mar 20, 2012

Tories hand Vancouver $1 million for War of 1812 exhibit - Montreal Gazette