165 | Canada Needs You Today! Romanian-Canadian Enlistment in WWI

May 22, 2018

By the time the First World War began, over 8000 Romanian immigrants had established new lives in the young Dominion of Canada. Over the course of the war, hundreds would enlist in the Canadian Expeditionary Forces to fight for a country they barely knew. History MA student Ilinca Olariu delves in archives and museums in search of their stories. Yimin and Navaneeth host. Want to find out more about Ilinica? Follow her on Instagram @ilincaolariu or Twitter @ilincaolariu

Hosted by: Yimin Chen & Navaneeth Mohan


Produced by: Chantal Lemire