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Remembrance Day 2016 News Archive

U of M Canadian Officers Training Corp (COTC) members at training camp in 1945 // Photo courtesy of UM Digital Collections

The war effort

November 10, 2016 — 
During the First and Second World Wars, the University of Manitoba served as a training ground for troops and watched some of its best and brightest go off and fight for their country

Cpl. Jordan James Anderson. // Photo from Veterans Affairs Canada

Honouring fallen sons and daughters

November 11, 2015 — 
In 2010, the University Senate approved the creation of the Jordan Anderson “On The Ramp” Bursary


Tank parked outside the Admin building at the U of M


U of M eponyms in honour of military service

November 10, 2015 — 
Many of these eponyms are in honour of people formally and publicly identified as being associated with the U of M

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war letters


Stories home from the front

November 10, 2014 — 
Archives has a Tumblr site featuring the letters of a First World War soldier


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