Simon Rose authors this 24-page information book for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and communities during the First and Second World Wars.
This book has four chapters that present information about the First World War, the Second World War, Indigenous Women in the World Wars, and The Home Front. The book pays tribute to the men and women who served during the wars including Edith Anderson, Cameron Brant, Charles Byce, David Greyeyes, Mary Greyeyes, F. O. Loft, Tom Longboat, O. M. Martin, Marion Miller, Henry Norwest, Francis Pegahmagabow, and Tommy Prince. The role of women during the wars acknowledges the work of community organizations such as Six Nations Women’s Patriotic League. First Nations veterans and those who paid the ultimate sacrifice are acknowledged in this resource.
This book features include Colour Photographs, Black & White Photographs, Table of Contents, Glossary, To Learn More, Maps, About the Author, Inquiry Questions, and Web Sites.