Canadian Military History Podcast

By Mike Lacroix

On Going since Sep 2013 • Updated monthly

Telling the stories of Canada's military veterans in their own words.

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  Direct Link   Download 0 Minutes 26 Jan 2014

Today’s episode highlights the service of World War II veteran William (Sam) Magee. Sam tried to enlist in every branch of the Canadian Military at age 14. After the loss of his father, he was the sole bread winner for his family and the military was the best place to earn enough to care for them. At the age of 17, he managed to sneak past the recruiters and get enrolled in the Toronto Scottish Regiment. During his training he […]. . .