vintage korean war recruiting ads

Source: Toronto Star, August 9, 1950. Click on image for larger version.
During a recent research project, I found a handful of military recruitment ads from the early years of the Korean War, which feel appropriate to post for Remembrance Day. The Toronto personnel depot listed in these ads is long gone, having been converted to parkland in the early 1960s.

Source: Toronto Star, October 18, 1950.
Source: Toronto Star, February 23, 1951.
Source: Toronto Star, August 28, 1951.


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