Niinistö Juhani's Blog – December 2012 Archive (1)

Canada declared war against Finland on Independence Day Dec 6, 1941

Finnish Independence Day is also the anniversary of the Canadian declaration of war against Finland, Dec 6, 1941. Finnish immigrants in Canada became suddenly enemy nationals. Prof Varpu Lindström (d 2012) published an excellent book about the lifes and times of Finnish Canadians through that period, From Heroes to Enemies. If you have not seen it, it is worth reading. The US never declared war on Finland. The period 1941-1947 has been a difficult issue to tackle particularly to those…

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Added by Niinistö Juhani on December 6, 2012 at 2:32am — 1 Comment

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FinnGoods Christmas Store is Open

Shop your favourite Finnish and Swedish products at FinnGoods Christmas store at www.FinnGoods.com. We are located in Langley,…Continue

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With so many new followers here on Social Media, we would love to introduce ourselves!FinnGoods is a family operated small business (est. 2012) located in Langley BC, Canada. We were both born and…Continue

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