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CATCA recognizes that convention is situated on Treaty 7, South of Red Deer River, the traditional territory of the Blackfoot, Tsuu T’ina, and Stoney Nakoda peoples, and that the North of Red Deer River Treaty 6, traditional Métis, Cree, and Saulteaux territory. We honour the First Peoples who have lived here since time immemorial, and we give thanks for the land.

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Thursday, February 23 • 2:20pm - 3:20pm
An Indigenous Veteran War Experience

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Indigenous war contributions in WWI and WWII will be presented along with their treatment upon their return to Canada. The story of my Cree Metis father's WWII experience and his time spent as a POW in Italy and Germany will be shared with participants. Vocal recordings and pictures of Cpl Alphonse St.Germain of the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada will be shown.

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Brian St.Germain

Brian St. Germain was born and raised in Red Deer and recently retired from Red Deer Public Schools after 42 years of teaching. The last 14 years as a lead teacher with FNMI Learning Services. He also served as an Indigenous Education PD Facilitator with the ATA._x000D_ Brian is Cree... Read More →

Thursday February 23, 2023 2:20pm - 3:20pm MST
Red Deer Polytechnic-2207
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