Category Archives: Family and veterans

To Dominion Command

After several attempts I finally managed to send the attached email, at least three Dominion email addresses failed? Now its just a matter of waiting to see if anyone responses? Fw: Legion Medals? Yesterday, 3:44 PM asiew@legion.ca I’m sure this … Continue reading

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The Fake Legion Medals

The Legion and Medals Posted on February 15, 2017 by irishroverpei This is the email I sent to the Governor General’s office on February 15th 2017. I received a phone call from a very nice lady (staff secretary) acknowledging my … Continue reading

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No Smoking!

The 1950’s, When Smoking was Fashionable Posted on Sept 19th 2018 by irishroverpei The photo is of a Woodbine Cigarette package in the 1950s, there was no health warnings on packages. today most brands must display a large warning printed … Continue reading

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As another Remembrance Day draws near

Soldiers Pride!!!!!Is this another private company attempting to profit from the Poppy, if so, its clear they got the idea from our phoney medal bedecked associate Legion members Below are some of the reasons why the RCL is in such … Continue reading

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Soldiers Pride Poppy Brooch

First time I have come across this “Soldiers Pride” and it looks like an American company that sells military banners, posters flags etc. If this is correct I have to wonder how they have come by the commercial rights to … Continue reading

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Scottish Bubble Gum!!!

A Wee bit of Scottish Humour Posted on 16th Sept 2018 by irishroverpei One morning a Scotsman is having breakfast in Paris, (coffee, croissants, bread, butter and marmalade) when a Frenchman, chewing bubble-gum, sits down next to him. The Scotsman … Continue reading

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Government Changing PNP Program????

Do our elected politicians really believe we Islanders are thick, dumb, stupid or perhaps all of the above.??? Chris Palmer recently stated the following, quote : As a government, we must ensure that our programs are working to the benefit … Continue reading

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Disappearing Health Care

Not so long ago this Liberal Government privatized homecare by awarding the contract the the Island EMS. Now perhaps I stand to be corrected? perhaps I have misunderstood, because very little on these subjects is ever made public. I never … Continue reading

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A Little Sunday Humour.

A farmer lived on a quiet rural highway. But, as time went by, the traffic built up at an alarming rate. The traffic was so heavy and so fast that his chickens were being run over at a rate of … Continue reading

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Questions swirl around Legion Leadership?

Questions of leadership arises again and again! From my own experience I saw the collapse of the Rustico branch 13 when the manager, an assoicate member stole in the region of $100.000 in approximately one year. A loss of that … Continue reading

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