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An Act of Kindness

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Subject(s): Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, History, Holidays, Social Studies
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary

Canada's courage in times of war is made up of small chapters written by individual soldiers. In this chapter, one Canadian's generosity in WWII towards a starving prisoner just released from a Nazi camp sets in motion a remarkable reunion. A wonderful segment for Remembrance Day ceremonies. Includes archival footage.



Running Time: 2:34
Country of Origin: Canada
Producer: CTV
Copyright Date: 2014
Language: English


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An Act of Kindness

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