Information from Italy

Luca Pernice
Luca Pernice

3:50 PM - Oct 11, 2017 #1


I'm an Italian journalist and I'm researching the Canadian Army fighting in Italy and in particular on the commencement on 3 October 1943 in Motta MOntecorvino near Foggia. How can I get information about this fight? my mail perniceluca08@gmail.com
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Michael Dorosh
Michael Dorosh

11:16 PM - Oct 12, 2017 #2

There is some info on my website about this battle, here:

https://www.canadiansoldiers.com/histor ... /motta.htm

The Official History of the Canadian Army is available for free download online, both from the Canadian Army and the Hyperwar website.

Download the pdf here:

http://www.cmp-cpm.forces.gc.ca/dhh-dhp ... =1&BfId=25

That should get you started. The regiments that fought there still exist and you can also try their regimental museums:

The King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC) - search for The Military Museums in Calgary
The Royal Canadian Regiment - still part of Canada's regular army
The Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment - still part of Canada's reserve army
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