The 2018 Eaton Lecture

75 Years Later: The Battle of Ortona in Canadian Classrooms

Presented by: The Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society
Cindy Brown/Blake Seward/Lee Windsor

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
The Otter Room, Royal Canadian Military Institute, 426 University Avenue
Toronto, ON

RSVP by Nov. 22 to For additional information, call 506-453-4587.

Join us for an interactive discussion around the epic Canadian story of December 1943 in Italy, made famous by Matthew Halton’s frontline CBC broadcasts.

Is Ortona a good case for teaching complex and contested histories of war and society to help foster engaged and thoughtful civic participation?

The Eaton Lectures are made possible through the generous support of Fredrik S. Eaton, OC, O.Ont., Fred D’Arcy Eaton, the Catherine and Fredrik Eaton Charitable Foundation, and John and Elizabeth Irving.