Canadian soldiers deployed in Ottawa and Montreal after the Front de Liberation du Quebec kidnaps Pierre Laporte, Quebec’s Vice-Premier and the Minister of Labour.
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).
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.
A brief description of the anti-German sentiment that broke out in Canada upon the commencing of the First World War.
The Oka Crisis, a seventy-eight day standoff between Mohawk protesters and provincial law enforcement that began on Aug. 20, 1990.
January-March 1945: Japan's incendiary balloon bombs arrive in North America in a desperate attempt to set ablaze the Pacific NW.