S3E11 Francis ‘Peggy’ Pegahmagabow: WW1 Sniper and Indigenous Activist


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Francis 'Peggy' Pegahmagabow was a Nishnaabe soldier serving in the Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was a deadly sniper, excellent scout, and brave soldier, recipient of the Military Medal plus two bars. After the war he became a leading Nishnaabe activist challenging the Canadian governments continued marginalization of Canada's First Nations.

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