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Old 11-05-09, 01:29 PM
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Default Wartime Canadian Fire Fighters in GB.

An interesting wartime cloth title for a Canadian fire fighter in GB worn for a short time.Maybe Bill A can tell us more on this particular item.I have no connection with this seller.
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Unique group. The bombing blitz on British cities stretched firefighting resources to the limit. Canada sent a volunteer group of firefighters to assist the English. While not a military group, they were organized and sent under authority of the Canadian government.

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I knew that Master Bill would come up with something really interesting.Thanks Bill.
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