The World of Daman Beatty

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On Remembrance Day, watch the NFB doc “The Van Doos in Afghanistan,” available online for free, today only.
http://www.nfb.ca/playlist/22nd-regiment/


Synopsis:
The Van Doos in Afghanistan is a feature-length documentary that propels you directly into the heart of the action among the soldiers serving with the Royal 22e Régiment. In this clip, we meet Corporal Maxime Émond-Pépin, who suffered a serious leg injury and lost an eye on his first mission in 2009. Despite his injuries, he rejoined his battalion in Afghanistan. He talks about how important it was for him to get back to the infantry.

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