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Major David Lidell 12th Bn Cameronians WWII

Major David Lidell 12th Bn Cameronians WWII

American forces in the Ardennes Forest - WWII

Chow is served to American infantrymen of the Infantry Regiment on their way to La Roche, Belgium, 13 January Infantry Division

The Perth Regiment Of Canada - Pte Ken Earl, Holland, 1945

The Perth Regiment Of Canada - Pte Ken Earl, Holland, 1945

Chaplain Peter George Smith, 9th Cameronians - Scottish Rifles, KIA. WWI

Chaplain Peter George Smith, 9th Cameronians - Scottish Rifles, KIA. WWI

Russian nurse helping wounded soldier

Russian nurse helping wounded soldier on battlefront, WWII. Photo by Olga Lander.

"I had to fight like hell for the right to fight for my own country." Ben Kuroki, the only Japanese-American of the US Army to see air combat in the Pacific Theater (plus European) during World War II, flying a total of 58 combat missions during the war, After Pearl Harbor, both Kuroki brothers denied enlistment but reapplied. By the end of the war, Kuroki had three Distinguished Flying Crosses. On September 1, 2015 he died in hospice care in Camarillo, California at the age of 98.

"I had to fight like hell for the right to fight for my own country." Ben Kuroki, the only Japanese-American of the US Army to see air combat in the Pacific Theater (plus European) during World War II, flying a total of 58 combat missions during the war, After Pearl Harbor, both Kuroki brothers denied enlistment but reapplied. By the end of the war, Kuroki had three Distinguished Flying Crosses. On September 1, 2015 he died in hospice care in Camarillo, California at the age of 98.

Mascot of the Canadian Scotttish Pipe Band- "Wallace"  In June 1940, during WWII, Wallace (a St. Bernard puppy), the Regimental Mascot ‘enlisted’. A year later, the 1st. Battalion boarded ship for England and troops smuggled Wallace with them.   The ship docked at Glasgow and the Royal Scots adopted and kept Wallace in Edinburgh Castle during the war and was reunited with remaining troops and returned home to Canada.   It's been a unit tradition to have a St Bernard for the Regimental…

Welcome to The Canadian Scottish Regiment. The Canadian Scottish Regiment is an Infantry Reserve unit on Vancouver Island.

Canadians in Germany - Infantrymen of the Royal Winnipeg Rifles in a Buffalo amphibious vehicle taking part in Operation VERITABLE en route from Niel to Keeken, Germany. February 9, 1945.

Canadians in Germany - Infantrymen of the Royal Winnipeg Rifles in a Buffalo amphibious vehicle taking part in Operation VERITABLE en route from Niel to Keeken, Germany.

Exhausted French Resistance fighter, Paris, 1944.  They were all so very young and were all so very old once the war ended in 1944...all seen on their faces and in their eyes....

Exhausted French Resistance fighter, Paris, They were all so very young and were all so very old once the war ended in seen on their faces and in their eyes.

Ricketts, Ernest. Born 18th July 1915. British. Rifleman Number 5106441 2nd Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died aged 24 between 25th May and 4th July 1940 and buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery

Died aged 24 between May and July 1940 and buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery

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