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Veterans families angry over bid to sell wartime artifacts in Ontario Canada

There are 3 comments on the story from Mar 16, 2010, titled Veterans families angry over bid to sell wartime artifacts in Ontario Canada. In it, reports that:

Sworn to secrecy, denied mail and allowed little contact with the outside world,

the 90-year-old Burlington resident says she was "very lonely" working with two other women on top-secret coded messages at the remote camp near the Whitby-Oshawa border.

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Toronto, Canada

#1 Mar 16, 2010

Toronto, Canada

#2 Mar 16, 2010
... British and Canadian security services to train Allied agents from 1941 to 1944.

British authors Roald Dahl and Ian Fleming, of James Bond fame, spent time there, says Parsons,

who believes she's the last living person to have worked at Camp X. She ...

Related Topix: Oshawa, ON, Whitby, ON, Canada, Ontario, North America, Canada, World News, Vocal, Newcastle, ON

Toronto, Canada

#3 Mar 16, 2010

Secret spy gadgets from Whitby's Camp X go up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

Thursday Mar 4 | The Toronto Star

... in technicolour," he says, suggesting a more realistic $250,000.

Among Camp X's trainees was James Bond creator Ian Fleming, who applied what he learned to his famous "007" character.

In addition to gadgets for secret agents, the collection includes ...


Related Topix: Oshawa, ON, Ontario, Home Listing, Home

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