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Calgary soldier's trunk shows WW II history

A steamer trunk belonging to a Calgary soldier who served in the Second World War was opened in Calgary on Thursday.
An old steamer trunk belonging to a WW II soldier from Calgary tells a powerful story. 2:40

A steamer trunk belonging to a Calgary soldier who served in the Second World War was opened in Calgary on Thursday.

Historians say it  helps tell the story of Canada's role in that war as well as the personal story of Robert Morgan-Dean.

  • Click on the above image to hear more from the CBC's Dave Gilson.