Canada and the Cuban Missile Crisis: 60 Years Later

By Dan Middlemiss, 26 October 2022

For those who have not seen it, there is an excellent, authoritative, new account of Canada’s maritime role in the Cuban Missile Crisis. Please see, Michael Whitby, Exceptional Circumstances: Canada’s Maritime Response to the Cuban Missile Crisis October-November 1962 (Commemorative book marking the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Produced by the Directorate History and Heritage (DHH), Canadian Armed Forces, 2022).

This relatively short book is well documented and is free at:


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