National Geographic : 1942 Oct
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byJ.Baylor Roberts Canadian Volunteers, Veterans of Other Wars, Guard the Long, Wild Coastline that Stretches from Vancouver North toAlaska Similar companies protect new air bases hidden here and there on wooded islands off the coast. Civilian groups known asRangers, made up offarmers, woodsmen, and trappers who know all the trails, share coast-defense patrols. Bears often venture into lonely camps, trying tosteal food. Scotch broom inbackground.