Digital ArchivesCanada's veterans: $50 million for merchant marinersFeb 1, 2000 | 2:52A package of up to $24,000 each for merchant marine veterans is called both "historic and overdue" and "too little, too late".
Digital ArchivesCanada's veterans: Canadians captured in Hong Kong receive compensationDec 11, 1998 | 2:38After 57 years, Canadian veterans are compensated for their suffering in Japanese prisoner of war camps.
Digital ArchivesCanada's veterans: Merchant mariners stage second hunger strikeNov 25, 1998 | 2:44Ward Duke and Ossie MacLean fight a "last battle" against the federal government for compensation denied.
Digital ArchivesCanada's veterans: Veterans and post-traumatic stressNov 25, 1998 | 7:32The National Magazine looks at post-traumatic stress syndrome for Canada's military and peacekeepers. Contains disturbing images.
"Witness the Evil" excerpts courtesy of the Canadian Department of National Defence.
Digital ArchivesCanada's veterans: Merchant seamen stage hunger strike on Parliament HillOct 1, 1998 | 6:54Ossie MacLean faced U-boat wolf packs in the Atlantic and dive-bombers in the Mediterranean, but his toughest fight is in Ottawa.