Jeunes Citoyens / Young Citizens

Séamus Miscouche, Prince Edward Island

Fair address: Prince Edward Island Provincial Fair

Project: Bops

My project is about my Great Grandfather, Bops, who served in WWII with the Canadian Army 8th Recce Regiment. My project describes his life before, during, and after WWII. His daring adventures behind enemy lines makes him one of my favorite Canadian heroes.

What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

The most interesting thing I learned is that anybody can be a hero and fight for their country.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

I learned that it is important to remember our Canadian veterans and to honour their legacy by retelling their stories.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

It is hard to imagine all the sacrifices my Great Grandfather had to make in his life compared to the carefree life that I have now. As Canadians, we all need to be thankful for the lives that our veterans have fought for us.

  • Natasha

    Great video, Séamus! You could have a career in TV! Good luck!
    25/06/2019 5:01:49 PM

  • Tracie Carruthers

    Way to go!
    25/06/2019 12:03:03 PM

  • Kelly Gaudet

    Great job, Seamus!
    25/06/2019 8:24:00 AM

  • Sandy Moorhead

    Very well done & good luck - we're rooting for you!
    14/06/2019 10:14:00 PM

  • Ria C. Welbourne

    Awesome job, Seamus!!!!
    13/06/2019 5:18:45 PM

  • Christine Storrs

    Praying that all your hard work will pay off for you Séamus!! So very proud of you!!
    13/06/2019 1:01:42 PM

  • Michaela Glasgo

    Go Séamus! So proud of you.
    12/06/2019 2:05:05 PM

  • Nadia Carr

    Your video is so well done! Best of luck!
    12/06/2019 1:18:31 PM

  • Linda Studer

    Good luck and we are so proud of your work and you!
    12/06/2019 9:03:55 AM

  • Teresa Studer

    Seamus, I could not be prouder of you!
    12/06/2019 8:39:38 AM

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Project partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.
  • Canadian Heritage / Patrimoine Canadien
  • Government of Canada
  • HBC: Hudson's Bay Company
  • ecentricarts inc.