A Call to the Colours: Tracing Your Canadian Military by Kenneth Cox

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By Kenneth Cox

Beginning in Canadas earliest days, our ancestors have been required to accomplish a few kind of army provider, usually as armed forces. the invention that an ancestor served in the course of one of many significant conflicts in our background is interesting. should you discover a relatives identify on a Loyalist muster roll, a Canada common carrier Medal with an ancestors identify engraved on it, a suite of First global battle attestation papers, or a field of moment international warfare medals, you know that certainly one of your ancestors confronted tough occasions past the scope of standard residing. there are methods to track their trips and therefore flesh out a extra entire tale of the background of your family.

A name to the Colours presents the archival, library, and machine assets that may be hired to discover your familys army historical past, utilizing goods corresponding to previous photos, files, uniforms, medals, and different militaria to steer the quest. The booklet is generously illustrated with examples of the types of artifacts and records you will find.

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