Children looking for their fathers/family
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Please click on the alphabet
above and you will find children trying to find their fathers or their
fatherís family in Canada.
Every Canadian war child's
story is different, but they all share a desire to know their Canadian
They may just want to know
if their father is still alive and where he lives. Some war children
may want to know if he married and had other children. They may want to
know more about their father's personality and life, such as what kind
of a person he was, what kind of a family he came from, and what kind of
work he did.
Others may want their
fathers to know they exist; they would love a picture of him, or for him
to have a picture of them. If he is willing, they would like to meet him
and his Canadian family, and hopefully to meet their half brothers and
If their father is dead,
they may want to know where he is buried so they may visit his grave.
They may also want to meet some of his relatives in Canada, if the
relatives are willing.