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University of Victoria
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Military History, Media History, War Correspondents, War & Conflict Studies, Second World War, First World War, Women & War
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About Me

Melissa is a Canadian Military Historian based out of Victoria, British Columbia. She has a Bachelor of Arts with a major in history honours and a minor in media & communications. She is currently working towards her MA in History at the University of Victoria. Her research looks at Canadian war correspondents during the Second World War with a focus on coverage of operations in Italy and Sicily. Alongside her academic work, Melissa works as a contract researcher for historical documentaries and is a board member of the Friends of the British Columbia Archives.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
England, France, Mediterranean, North America, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Food History, Gender, Libraries & Archives, Military, Museums, Public History, Women, World War I, World War II