May 06, 1960
Incident Successful: Yes
Location: Trail, British Columbia Canada
Perpetrators: Sons of Freedom (SOF)
Event Type: Bombing/Explosion
Weapon Type(s): Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite (Unknown Explosive Type)
Organization Type: Religious,
Suicide Attack: No
Doubt Terror: No
1- Business(Retail/Grocery/Bakery (including cell phone shops and generic shops))
Canadian Target: Yes
By foreigners against foreign target(s) in Canada:
Victims: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Perpetrators: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Description: "05/06/1960: A bomb damaged shelves and counters at the Eaton department store in Trail, British Columbia. Sons of Freedom were blamed. On June 2, 1961, the RCMP issued a warning to be on the lookout for parcels that might contain terrorist bombs targeting department stores in the Kootenays."
References: 1) "Ross, Jeffrey I. (1992). ATIC IV: Chronology of Domestic and International Terrorist Events in Canada, 1960-1990. Montreal, Qc: International Centre for Comparative Criminology. p. 2"