Lake Superior Scottish Regiment 18 (Thunder Bay) Service Company 3 Squadron/38 Signal Regiment 18 (Thunder Bay) Field Ambulance Royal Canadian Army Cadets H.M.C.S. Griffon


IMG_0505The Thunder Bay Military Museum is a Tri-Service Museum with a mission to preserve and interpret the military heritage of Northwestern Ontario from its beginnings to the present. This museum includes remembering not only the military units but the military persons of the area.

The museum is located on the main floor of the historic O’Kelly Armoury on Park Avenue.

The goal of our mission is to promote and foster an awareness of the long military heritage of Northwestern Ontario, its residents and understanding of related military history.

We look forward to your visit with us.

This Month in Canadian Military History

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The Royal Canadian Navy suffered its first and only battle casualties of the war. While on an east coast patrol HMCS Iroquois received a direct hit from a shore battery. Three men were killed and ten were wounded.

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