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The Price of Victory

Oct 23 10:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many sought to make sense of the war, counting their losses and vowing ‘never again.’ Victory was a subjective concept...

Defeating the German Army in 1918

Oct 25 5:00 PM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

Learn about the contribution made by Okanagan men of the 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles during the Hundred Days campaign to win the Great War.\r\nProfessor Howard Hisdal, Chair, History Department, Okanagan College\r\n\r\nBy donation\r\n\r\nFor more...

Picturing Victory with William Rider-Rider

Nov 1 5:00 PM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

Meet the young man who documented the Canadian Expeditionary Force’s Hundred Days campaign. Explore his images of active warfare that captivated the nation and continue to colour our memory of the “war to end all wars.”\r\nCurator Carla-Jean...

The Price of Victory

Nov 3 10:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many sought to make sense of the war, counting their losses and vowing ‘never again.’ Victory was a subjective concept...

Insights from the OK Military Honour Roll Project

Nov 8 5:00 PM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

Each name on a cenotaph represents a life lived and lost. For years, the passionate volunteers and staff of the Okanagan Military Museum have researched and compiled information about these lives. Hear stories about our local sons and learn how...

Identifying and Preserving Military Memorabilia

Nov 10 1:30 PM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

Bring in your military memorabilia for identification by our Military Historian and learn how to safely display and store your collection. Registration required $10 per person | Free for members For more information, please contact:...

Remembrance Day Open House

Nov 11 11:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

Discover local contributions to Canada’s military history at the Okanagan Military Museum. Special 15 minute tours throughout the day. Each tour features a different topic. By donation For more information, please contact: Okanagan...

The Price of Victory

Nov 17 10:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many sought to make sense of the war, counting their losses and vowing ‘never again.’ Victory was a subjective concept...

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