Portfolio: Canadian Government and Military

Canadian Government

Government Enterprise

For many years the Canadian government has owned and operated such nation-wide services as railways, telegraph systems, and airlines.

Canadian National Railways

Trans-Canada Airlines

Government owns and runs one of the two telegraph systems.

Canadian-U. S. Joint Defense

Several joint committees were set up to strenthen mutual defense. Most important is the Permanent Joint Defense Board.

Members of the Canadian-U.S. Permanent Joint Defense Board

The Alaska military highway

U. S. bombers at a Canadian base

From EM 47: Canada: Our Oldest Good Neighbor (1946)