Monthly Archives: January 2011

Canada and Australia at Kapyong: Differing Memories

  Go to Google and type in “Kapyong” and “Australia.” You’ll come up with 36,000 hits. Then Google “Kapyong” and “Canada.” You’ll get 6,540 hits. What’s wrong with these numbers? At Kapyong, Korea in April 1951 these two countries fought … Continue reading

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Kapyong: Images of the Battlefield Today

Nothing beats being there. I’ve read tens of thousands of words on Canada’s epic battle at Kapyong, Korea. I’ve mined diaries, personal journals, letters, books, and official documents. And I’ve talked with dozens of veterans, asking them simply what it … Continue reading

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