Special Projects

The Chinese-Canadian Military Museum Society is proud to participate in projects that the find new ways to celebrate our many veterans and help bring their stories to life.

The following special projects have been undertaken or supported by our museum society:

Chinatown History Windows

This summer, come to Vancouver’s Chinatown and peer into Chinatown’s past through 22 history windows. View some never-before-seen photographs. Read some amazing stories about this unique neighbourhood. MORE …

Hong Kong

Our new exhibition explores the invasion, occupation and liberation of Hong Kong in WWII, and showcases a few of the Chinese Canadians who played a critical role in that story. MORE …

Force 136

An exhibition that explores a largely unknown part of Canadian history. During the final years of WWII, Chinese Canadians were secretly trained in guerrilla warfare and jungle survival tactics. Their mission? To get dropped behind Japanese lines and assist with sabotage and intelligence gathering. MORE …

Brothers in Arms

Many Chinese Canadian brothers and sisters signed up to support the war effort. Learn more about these dedicated siblings. MORE …

70th Anniversary Gala

See how we commemorated 70 years since the end of the war with 17 WWII veterans and LGen (Ret’d) the Hon. Roméo Dallaire MORE …

70th Anniversary Exhibits

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of the war in Europe, we unveiled a redesigned museum on May 9. MORE …

True Patriots: Chinese Canadians and War

An exhibition highlighting the role of Chinese Canadians in two world wars. MORE …

Red Tails and Dragon Tales Summit

The historic meeting of WWII Tuskegee airmen and Chinese-Canadian Veterans. MORE …

Immigration Certificate

One War: Two Victories

One War: Two Victories exhibit. Watch for news of this exhibition in British Columbia. MORE …

Heroes Remember

Heroes Remember

Four years in the making, this documentary is the story of the war experiences of 24 Chinese-Canadian veterans told from their point of view. MORE …