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Canada at War, Part 11: Crisis on the Hill ONF/NFB


Catalogue Number:  NFB524643
Producer:  National Film Board Of Canada
Producers:  Stanley Clish, Donald Brittain, Peter Jones
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Montreal),Office national du film du Canada (Montreal)
Subject:  Canadian History, Canadian Politics, Canadian Social Studies, Civics, Documentary, History, Politics, Social Studies, World History
Language:  English
Grade Level:  Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1962
Running Time:  27:46


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September 1944 - March 1945. On the eve of victory Canada faces an internal crisis: an acute shortage of men for overseas service precipitates the conscription issue, threatens national unity and the King government. In Europe, Canadian divisions fight their way to the top of the Italian boot, then regroup for the final onslaught on Germany. They fight in the battles of the Reichswald and Hochwald forests, and finally cross the Siegfried Line.

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