John Boileau

Retired army colonel John Boileau is an author, book reviewer and media commentator, specializing in military history. He has written several hundred magazine and newspaper articles and more than a dozen books. He is the honorary colonel of the Halifax Rifles, founding chairman of the Halifax Military Heritage Preservation Society and a recipient of both the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and a Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia Vice-Regal Commendation for his contributions to the history of Nova Scotia.

Articles by John Boileau

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Margaret Brooke
Alexander George Edwin Smith
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Alexander George Edwin Smith
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John Shiwak
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David Kejick
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Canadian Peacekeepers in the Balkans
Major Paul Triquet, VC
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Paul Triquet, VC
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David Greyeyes-Steele
Shannen Koostachin
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Shannen Koostachin
Treaties in Ontario
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Johnson-Butler Purchase
SS Caribou
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Sinking of the SS Caribou
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Sandra Perron
John Osborn
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John Osborn, VC
Treaties in Ontario
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Crawford Purchase
National Aboriginal Veterans Monument
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Willard Bolduc
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Louis Levi Oakes
Victoria Cross
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Thomas Ricketts, VC
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Arthur Herbert Lindsay Richardson, VC
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Canadian Peacekeepers in Haiti
Halifax Memorial
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Robert Hampton Gray, VC
Charge of the Light Brigade
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Alexander Dunn, VC
Joseph Benjamin Keeper
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Joseph Benjamin Keeper
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Angela Chalmers
Parliament Buildings
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Merchant Navy of Canada
Gordon Flowerdew, VC
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Gordon Flowerdew, VC
Hugh Cairns, VC
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Hugh Cairns, VC
Menin Gate
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Frederick Fisher, VC
Vimy Monument
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Coulson Norman Mitchell, VC
Dieppe Raid
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John Foote, VC
Dieppe Raid
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Charles Cecil Merritt, VC
David Currie, VC
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David Currie, VC
Charlie Martin
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Charlie Martin
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Gilbert Monture
Isabel Macneill
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Isabel Macneill
George McLean
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George McLean
Charles Henry Byce
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Charles Henry Byce
National Aboriginal Veterans Monument
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Leo Bouchard
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Léo Major
National Aboriginal Veterans Monument
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Samuel Glode
Huron Eldon Brant, 1943.
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Huron Brant
Edwin Victor Cook
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Edwin Victor Cook
Dr. Nadine Caron
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Nadine Caron
107th cap badge
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107th Timber Wolf Battalion
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John Henry Yahba
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William A. White