canada's first national internment operations of 1914 - 1920
Map of Internment CampsAuthor of photo: By P199 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7608370
Canada's last known survivor of the internment operations, Mary Manko Haskett (centre)Canada's last known survivor of the internment operations, Mary Manko Haskett (centre) with Dr L Luciuk (left) and UCCLA's chairman, John B Gregorovich (right), in Ottawa, March 1993
Private William Perchaluk 259008, Burns Cemetery, Calgary, AlbertaWilliam Perchaluk is buried at the Burns Cemetery in Calgary, Alberta. Please see the link below for more information on his life.
Saskatoon Musee Ukraina, November 2019 IInternment display at the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Musee Ukraina, November 2019
St. Paul, Alberta, Internment StatueSt. Paul, Alberta, Internment Statue "21 Strands", Unveiled on September 28, 2019.
Twenty One strands of barbed wire was used on the Internee Enclosure at Castle Mountain Internment Camp, Banff National Park during Canada's first national internment operations of 1914 to 1920.
St. Paul, AB, Internment BlessingCommemorative Ceremony/Panachyda for the Internment Statue and Interpretive Panel by Rev. Fr. Peter Haugen of the All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and Fr. Andrij Nykyforuk of the Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church on September 28, 2019.
Ukrainian pioneer settlersUkrainian pioneer settlers en route to Edna-Star, Alberta, from Quebec City, 1897 (National Archives of Canada)
Ukrainian internees at Castle Mtn"In the enclosure," Ukrainian internees at Castle Mountain, Banff National Park, Alberta (GWH Millican Collection, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta)
25 below under Rundle Mountain"25 below under Rundle Mountain". Internees in Banff National Park. From the book "In My Charge" The Canadian Internment Camp Photographs of Sergeant William Buck. L.Y. Luciuk and B. Sydoruk
New Arrivals Going In, Castle Mountain,New Arrivals Going In, Castle Mountain, Banff, Alberta, Sgt. William Buck collection, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Alberta
A rough trail, near Castle Mountain, AlbA rough trail, near Castle Mountain, Banff National Park, Alberta
Road building"Road building," construction of motor road from Banff to Lake Louise, Alberta, circa 1915 (GWH Millican Collection, Glenbow Museum, NA-1870-77)
Corporal Filip KonowalCorporal Filip Konowal, a recipient of the Victoria Cross for his valour during the Battle of Hill 70, near Lens, France, August 1917, the honourary patron of Branch #360 of The Royal Canadian Legion
Women and children interneesWomen and children internees at Spirit Lake, Abitibi, Quebec (National Archives of Canada, PA 170620)