canada's first national internment operations of 1914 - 1920
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)
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
Road building"Road building," construction of motor road from Banff to Lake Louise, Alberta, circa 1915 (GWH Millican Collection, Glenbow Museum, NA-1870-77)
Women and children interneesWomen and children internees at Spirit Lake, Quebec (National Archives of Canada, PA 170620)
Internees under guard, KapuskasingInternees under guard, Kapuskasing, Ontario (Photo courtesy of the Kapuskasing Historical Society)
"Fire alarm," at Cave and Basin"Fire alarm," at Cave and Basin internment camp, Banff National Park, Alberta (Gushul Collection, Glenbow Archives, Calgary, NC-54-4336)
Internees at the Fernie-MorrisseyInternees at the Fernie-Morrissey camp, British Columbia (Photo courtesy of Fernie and District Historical Society)
Internees marching Spirit LakeInternees marching across Spirit Lake, Quebec (Photo courtesy of Y Luhovy/Spirit Lake Camp Committee)
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
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.