"Victory Is Our Business"

Defence Industries Limited opened a munitions plant in Pickering Township, Ontario, in 1941, and the town of Ajax grew up around it. The plant employed some 9000 workers at its peak and filled forty million shells of various sizes over the course of the Second World War.

The Commando [newsletter of Defence Industries Limited] 1/16 (15 May 1943)

Commando.pdf (4.29 MB)
magazine, 8 pages, 27.7cm x 39.1cm
Ley and Lois Smith War, Memory and Popular Culture Research Collection - The University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario
Second World War