Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
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History and Archives
- Can I look at War Diaries, Ship's Logs, or RCAF Operations Record Books?
- Does DHH have maps I can use?
- Does DHH have photographs I can see and copy?
- How can I do research at the Directorate of History and Heritage?
- How is the Canadian flag folded during a funeral ceremony?
- Is there a 20-year rule, or 30-year rule in effect for the declassification of documents?
- What Canadian unit was in (town or village in the UK) between (dates) during the Second World War?
- Where can I find out about my father's, grandfather's, uncle's, sister's, mother's etc. war service?
- Where can I find out about my mother's (my father's etc.) medals?
- Why does DHH ask for written/faxed inquiries?