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Why is Canada entering the war in 1939?

The Story


Mackenzie King explains why we have joined Britain in declaring war on Germany.

Medium: Radio
Program: Special
Broadcast Date: Oct. 27, 1939
Guest(s): William Lyon Mackenzie King
Duration: 6:28

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Mackenzie King: Public Life, Private Man more