This is a critical time for Canadian history.

Now more than ever, special effort is required to prevent our stories and legacies from disappearing, and it is the King & Empire Foundation’s mission to support this effort. Please join us in keeping our stories alive. We are a registered charity so contributions can be tax deductible.

Projects Needing Your Support

MISSION CRITICAL

Thirteen Years After

Help us make history by donating to support the Thirteen Years After audio series. In 15 episodes, hear bestselling author Will Bird recount his fascinating 1931 journey back to the old battlefields of the First World War. Will recalls the memorable nights spent with his closest friends and the deadly combat he saw at Vimy, the Somme and Passchendaele. Read more

The Trial of August Sangret

Help us make history by donating to support the August Sangret audio series. In 10 episodes we present the story of August Sangret, a Métis from Battleford, Saskatchewan, who was charged with murdering his girlfriend Joan Pearl Wolfe, and subsequently tried and hanged by a British Court. Did August Sangret get a fair trial? Read more

MISSION CRITICAL

Searching for Vimy’s Lost Soldiers

You may watch the full Directors Cut of Searching for Vimy’s Lost Soldiers. Funded in part by your Contributions!

Searching For Vimy’s Lost Soldiers excerpts

Interviews

Lengthy and intimate interviews with veterans Jules Paivio, Ken Tout and more, taken during filming for various archived productions.

Get Involved!

If you want to get involved in one of our projects, please contribute to The Foundation. We are a registered charity and every donation over $10 can be tax deductible.

If you or your group have an Upcoming Event or Announcement, please contact King & Empire Foundation and we can discuss listing your event.

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King & Empire Foundation Newsletter

Covering news and updates about our projects and documentaries

News and Updates

  • No 126 Wing RCAF Tribute podcast. Our fourth podcast is a tribute to the elite WW2 Fighter-Bomber outfit No 126......

  • Our third podcast celebrates the 20th anniversary of the acclaimed documentary series, For King & Empire – Canada’s Soldiers in......

  • The Story of the World War 2 SPECIAL OPERATIONS EXECUTIVE (SOE) Moderated by CBC’s Award Winning Journalist Nahlah Ayed REGISTER......

  • Today, hundreds of thousands of young people are responding to a global crisis - that of climate change and ecological collapse. In the 1930s, the world also faced a global crisis - the rise of militant imperialist and racist ideologies, in particular the rise of Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, and Imperial Japan. Then, in World War 2, in the 1940s, hundreds of young men and women – including Canadians - became secret underground agents and risked their lives to defend freedom in Europe and in the world from Nazi racism and tyranny....

Foundation Documentary Archive

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