q. What is Project ‘44?

A. Project ’44 will commemorate the 75th anniversary of Canadian Combat Operations in the Normandy Campaign covering the 6th of June to the 30th of August 1944. In partnership with our partners and sponsors, we will be creating a dynamic online website combining interactive maps of the Invasion with relevant historical documents. 


Q. What is the Canadian Research and Mapping Association?

A. The CRMA will act as a central digital repository for these valuable pieces of history that have been scattered across the world. With access to archived documents from several historical and educational institutions and museums across Canada, we will be sharing these rare and never-before-seen documents and images allowing for new perspectives to inspire further research within these fields  


Q. how are the funds raised through donation used for?

A. Our primary expenses are on building the Database that will allow everyone to easily navigate the digitized content. We also apply the funds raised to developing educational content that will support a vast amount of curriculum’s with sourced documents from a National collection.


Q. how can I participate and what can i expect as a volunteer?

A. We are a growing organization with a network developing coast to coast. Support is needed in a variety of areas please email info@project44.ca to express your interest in volunteering.

Q. Are you just mapping the canadian army and its content?

  1. The first Canadian Army is our primary focus.