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Why was World War 2 a defining moment in Canadian history?

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2006-05-09 00:59:14
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World War II was a surge of econimic growth in Canada, In the prosses Canada became one of the most richest countries at that time. The war had brought economic parity within such as, there were approximately 1 million women who were accepted into the workforce, there was also a surge of growth in agriculture and manufacturing since, it became more mechanized and more countries became associated with our exports. In addition the war brought very low unemployment which was good and created an immense demand for military goods, which included guns, planes, trucks, and armor, these products all together added up to over 10 billion dollars in profit for the value of war goods produced. These goods were shipped to Britain since, Canada was their supplier in war goods.

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