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AFGHANISTAN REPATRIATION MEMORIAL

Welcome to this place of contemplation and tribute to Canadian soldiers who lost their lives in the war in Afghanistan.

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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH AIR TRAINING PLAN (DESER

Location of #1 Instrument Flying School, Camp Mohawk, April 2, 1943, August 31, 1945

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CAPTAIN GEORGE FRASER KERR

Born at Deseronto, Kerr attended schools here and in Toronto. With the outbreak of the First World War,

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CAPTAIN JOHN W. MEYERS 1745-1821

Meyers gained fame as a Loyalist spy during the American Revolution.

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GOLDEN HAWK

This Golden Hawk aircraft was originally refurbished in May 1987...

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JOHN WEIR FOOTE
The only chaplain in World War II to receive the Victoria Cross, John Weir Foote was born and raised in Madoc.

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MADOC, 385 ARMY CADETS

With war threatening n Europe in 1913, a cadet corps was formed in Madoc from the student body of the high school.

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RCAF No. 5 INITIAL TRAINING SCHOOL (ITS) BELL
In World War II, the RCAF No. 5 ITS occupied this facility from 1941 to 1944 under an agreement between the federal and Ontario governments.

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