for a unique view into Winnipeg's military history.


Since its inception in 1883, soldiers from The Royal Winnipeg Rifles have shown strength on the battlefield and leadership in their communities at home.  Read about the lasting impact they've had.

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Newly Published!

The Museum and Archives recently published a book on the 8th Battalion made up of letters, diaries and memoirs of 8th Battalion soldiers that are found in the Regimental Archives. To obtain a copy, please contact

The cost is $20 to purchase a book in person; $25 to mail it out.



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