Événement du Congrès
Canadian Jews and World War II
This event will explore the involvement of Canadian Jews in World War II, from general Canadian Jewish enlistment to Canadian Jewish servicewomen in the army and the RCAF Women's Division, a Canadian Jewish soldier's experience liberating Bergen-Belsen, and an overview of resources for researching Canadian Jews in the military.
Keynote Speech: ""Canada's Jewish Soldiers in the Second World War: A Historical Context"" by David Bercuson, Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, University of Calgary
Panel: Peter Usher, Independent Researcher; Saundra Lipton, Taylor Family Digital Library, University of Calgary; Ellin Bessner, Centennial College School of Journalism; Hélene Vallée, Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives; Adara Goldberg, Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University; Panel Chair: David Bercuson.