ON, Montreal River

  • Teaching Japanese Children

    Wilson Hunsberger grew up in Waterloo , Ontario attending Erb Street Mennonite Church.

  • Canadians in the 1930s were, in general, much less mobile than they are today. Traveling was a luxury.

  • In the Montreal River camp, however, ministers were not always available.

  • Those who were conscripted into the army had to take three or four months of military training. After that, they were released.

  • Noah Bearinger worked at Montreal River.

  • The first group of alternative service workers was sent to Montreal River Camp, near Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.