Favorite Canadian military joke:One thing I am sure of, no one is in any danger of being hit by a Canadian aircraft carrier.
Don't get us mad. We have these:Favorite Canadian military joke:
Leading up to a new campaign The US UK and Canada were discussion what forces they would contribute. The Canadian Minister of defense offered their largest warship, 1/2 of the army and 1/3 of the air force.
Which ended up being, Two Mounties a canoe and a flying squirrel.
And if we get really pissed off we'll burn the White House.
I suppose, sort of... Well, I guess as well as the French can try... Maybe...
Although 30 divisions advanced to the border (and in some cases across it), the assault never happened. When the quick victory in Poland allowed Germany to reinforce its lines with homecoming troops, the offensive was stopped. The French forces eventually withdrew amid a German counter-offensive on 17 October.