Lieut. G. Barry Gilroy / Canada. Ministère de la défense nationale / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-134390

My mom reminded me on the phone that today marks the day Canadian soldiers liberated Holland from Germany during World War II.

Here’s an article from the CBC to commemorate the fateful day, one my family is very thankful for!

Here’s some footage detailing the Liberation from the Canadian Army Newsreel:

And some footage on the Canadian offensive at Arnhem.