PERSONAL STORIES

When the First World War began, military service in Canada was voluntary. Recruitment slowed as the conflict dragged on and in 1917 the Canadian government turned to conscription. 
Scroll down the Pages sidebar to meet some of the men and women who went to war from historic Mississauga. Their stories are arranged by the date they enlisted.
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