The brothers were keen to see a Canadian Mountie when they were transplanted to the Canadian Prairies from war-ravaged England in the 1940s.  |  Wilde family photo

The ripple effect of war

The darkness of war had descended on England in September 1940. The German Luftwaffe attacks on Liverpool, this incalculably important port city, were leaving significant collateral damage already. This is the reality that the Jim and Elsie Wilde family faced. Jim was recently transferred to Grantham from North London and was well aware that more […] Read more