WWII veteran’s love story

This visually and emotionally powerful animation tells the incredible story of Second World War veteran Reg Harrison who says his love story was “meant to be”. Surviving four plane crashes in 1944 he returned home to find love with the fiancĂ©e of his best friend, who had died in the war. He shares his story of loss, luck, and love. The story aired on Valentine’s day on The National and all social media platforms.

Region: CBC Regina
Illustration & Animation: Steve Silcox
Producer: Bonnie Allen