Examining Han Solo's German Mauser C96 and the Stormtroopers' Sten/Sterling-inspired submachine guns.
Over 17,000 women served in the RCAF Women's Division during the Second World War and although their role was non-combative, 30 women would lose their lives.
The story of Conn Smythe's WWI military service and the NHL trophy that bears his name.
Canadian scientists at the Suffield base in Alberta study the effects of a large scale non-nuclear blasts on military and civilian defence (Operation Snowball).
Canada marked its first human losses of the Second World War when the SS Athenia was sunk by German U-30 in early September 1939.
German pilot Franz von Werra was aboard a train taking him to a newly constructed POW Camp in Ontario. He would shortly escape Canadian custody.