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 Blazing a Trail through the Forest


COs work to clear trees and brush from the path of a trail. As you can see, much of the work was done by hand. While they couldn't plant trees or fight fires during the winter, building roads was one thing that COs could do.

Film Credit: "Conscientious Objectors in Alternative Service Camps, 1941-43, in Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia," Rev. J. Harold Sherk Films. Mennonite Heritage Centre, Video Vol. 86.


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