Sergeant Robert John Bell

Sergeant Robert John Bell

Robert John Bell enlisted in 39th Battalion, Canadian Infantry on 21 January 1915.
Hidden Messages and Code Words

Hidden Messages and Code Words

This article reveals the hidden messages in Bill Alldritt’s letters home that facilitated his escapes from POW camps.
Sexing Up Canada’s First World War

Sexing Up Canada’s First World War

Sex work remains an understudied aspect of the First World War.
Crooks Family

Crooks Family

“He always had a smile and laugh for there was sunshine in his heart.” Crooks died at age twenty-six at the Somme.