Clothes for the fashionable soldier ...

Knitting was an enormously popular activity for volunteers, with books such as this one providing patterns for everything from steel helmet caps to amputation covers.

Service Woollies by Beehive (New Enlarged Edition), with Special Supplement Women's Service Comforts and Hospital Comforts (Toronto: Paton & Baldwins Ltd., n.d. [1941?]

magazine, 40 pages, 18.3cm x 24.4cm
Brown Family Collection - Sarnia, Ontario
Second World War