HEROES

OF THEIR DAY

UCCLF hallows the sacrifices and service of the thousands of Ukrainian Canadian men and women who enlisted in the armed forces of our country.

MEDIA

Documentary highlights high Ukrainian Canadian enlistment during World War II, The Ukrainian Weekly, November 26, 2020

New documentary tells the story of Ukrainians' role in Canada's war effort, National Post, November 10, 2020

As a story of racist exclusion giving way to acceptance, the film also offers a chance to reflect on the ethnic diversity of military service.

Ukrainian Canadians punched way above their weight in World War II, Marco Levytsky, New Pathway - Ukrainian News, November 10, 2020

У St James's Church, Sussex Gardens у Лондоні з’явився новий вітраж, присвячений канадським українцям, які воювали у війську Британської імперії під час Другої світової війни. August 1, 2020

How Canadian Ukrainian Military Personnel Prevented Ukrainians Repartriation by Fr. Jeffrey Stephaniuk, UCC Saskatchewan Visnyk, Summer 2020

Sir Spike: how a humble Ukrainian boy from Saskatoon became a French Knight, New Pathway - Ukrainian News, June 8, 2020

Honouring Canada’s Ukrainian Veterans on V-E Day, New Pathway - Ukrainian News, May 12, 2020

This VE-Day, remember the sacrifices of Ukrainian-Canadians, New Pathway - Ukrainian News, May 12, 2020

Europe marks victory 75 years later, P. Waldie, The Globe and Mail, May 8, 2020

Celebrations, such as on in London recognizing Ukrainian Canadian's role in Second World War, moved online, postponed due to pandemic.

Veteran who helped bring 30,000 Ukrainian refugees to Canada to be honoured in the U.K., Paul Waldie, The Globe and Mail, May 8, 2020

Remembering the sacrifices of Ukrainian Canadian veterans, Lubomyr Luciuk, The Toronto Star, May 7, 2020

Opinion: This VE-Day, remember the sacrifices of Ukrainian-Canadians, Lubomyr Luciuk, Edmonton Journal, May 8, 2020

Opinion: This VE-Day, remember the sacrifices of Ukrainian-Canadians, Lubomyr Luciuk, The Province, May 8, 2020

‘The heroes of their day’, by Lubomyr Luciuk, Medicine Hat News, May 8, 2020

Remembering Ukrainian Canadians who served on the 75th anniversary of V-E Day

Window to honour the fallen, by Lubomyr Luciuk, North Bay Nugget, May 8, 2020

Recalling March 18, 1945, by Lubomyr Luciuk, The Ukrainian Weekly, March 27, 2020

Project seeks to honor “Heroes of Their Day”, Ukrainian Weekly, June 14, 2019

The Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Foundation (www.ucclf.ca), in association with the Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain, is raising funds to install a commemorative stained glass window in a church in London to honor the men and women who volunteered for overseas service during the second world war. Some of these veterans remained in Europe afterwards and helped rescue thousands of Ukrainian political refugees and displaced persons.

Ukrainian Canadians and the Two Great Wars, New Pathway, June 11, 2019

Ukrainian Canadians played a major role in D-Day, New Pathway, June 11, 2019

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