Canadian First World War


News 2020

‘Fear of the barbed wire fence’: remembering Nanaimo’s WW1 internment camp
Oceanside News
By Kevin Forsyth, November 11, 2020

Lubomyr Luciuk looks back at the 100 year anniversary of Canada’s first internment operations
Global News – July 3, 2020

100 Objects of Interest
Royal BC Museum, June 20, 2020

A forgotten piece of Canadian history
By Peter J. Manastyrsky, Winnipeg Sun, June 20, 2020

The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issues statement to mark 100 years since the end of Canada’s first national internment operations during the First World War
June 20, 2020

Internment camp at Fort Henry once little-known local history
By Lubomyr Luciuk, The Kingston Whig-Standard, June 19, 2020

Queen’s University graduate student Kassandra Luciuk explains the history that informs her graphic novel on the internment of Ukrainians in Canada called ‘Enemy Alien: A True Story of Life Behind Barbed Wire’.
Ontario Morning from CBC Radio with Wei Chen, June 19, 2020

Разследване за интернирани в Канада българи ще има тук и в България
Проучването за задържаните в лагери наши сънародници в периода 1914-1920 г. е в основата на научен проект By Bulgarian Horizons, Canadian Bulgarian Newspaper, June 15, 2020

The story of Nick Sakaliuk
By Lubomyr Luciuk, The Ukrainian Weekly, June 12, 2020

Centennial of the end of internment operations
By The Ukrainian Weekly, June 12, 2020

Internment centenary provides lessons for today
By New Pathway, June 8, 2020

100 years since Vernon internment camp was shut down: Vernon’s internment history
By John Lawless, Castanet News, June 8, 2020

End of Mara internment camp to be commemorated

    • Salmon Arm Observer, June 7, 2020


Enemy Alien
Among books on Canada’s History’s 2020 Summer Reading Guide

    • By Kassandra Luciuk, May 22, 2020


Vernon part of end of internment camp ceremonies
June 2020 marks 100 years since the end of Canada’s first internment camps, including one in Vernon

    • Morning Star Staff, February 24, 2020


Enemy Alien
A True Story of Life behind Barbed Wire

    • By Kassandra Luciuk and Nicole Marie Burton


It happened, son of interned Ukrainian says

    • St.Albert Today


    By Scott Hayes, January 10, 2020