Quiz: Do You Know Canadian WWII History?
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Do You Know Canadian WWII History?
By: Annette
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About This Quiz

Canada played a major role in WWII and was a tremendous boon to the Allied forces. In this quiz, we'll explore Canada's involvement​ in the war and shed light on the heroism that can never be forgotten.

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Which year did Canada enter its first battle?
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How many Canadians served in WWII?
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Canadian ________ were sent to Britain to help with the damage from bombing.
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By war's end, what had Canada gained?
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How many Canadians lost their lives in WWII?
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What happened to the Royal Canadian Navy during WWII?
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How big was the Canadian Air Force in comparison to other Allied forces?
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How many Aboriginal Canadians volunteered to serve in WWII?
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How many Canadians were involved with D-Day?
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How many vessels did the Canadian Navy have by war's end?
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How many Canadians died in the war camps of Japan?
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How many Canadians lost their lives in the Raid on Dieppe?
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Which beach was Canada responsible for on D-Day?
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What time did news reach Canada that the Germans had surrendered?
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Where were there V-E Day riots in Canada?
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Did Canada join the United Nations post-1945​?
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Canada was the first _________ country to send troops to Britain in 1939.
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Most Canadian troops were what?
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What percentage of the male Canadian population joined the forces?
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About how many Canadians served in the European Theater?
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How many Canadians were five times wounded?
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Did Canada manufacture war materials?
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What was the total value of Canadian war production?
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Did Canada build military snowmobiles?
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What was the Dieppe Raid called?
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What was the name of the campaign where Allied forces went ashore in Sicily?
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How many Canadians died in Italy?
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How many Canadian women served in WWII?
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What is V-E Day known as in the Pacific?
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By the end of WWII, Canada had the world's _____ largest navy.
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The Canadian sacrifice at ______ taught the Allies a great lesson.
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At the war's start, Canada's military was in what condition?
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Did the Germans come into Canadian waters?
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How many Canadian sailors and merchant seamen died in WWII?
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When did Allied forces surrender at the Battle of Hong Kong?
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