Category Archives: military

Legion Woes Continue to Pile Up

So many legion complaints and they just keep coming. After reading the report below I had to believe it is very much in line with my own issues. I did a blog sometime ago about the atmosphere that surrounds most … Continue reading

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Follow Up to yesterday’s blog (Legion still awarding Fake Medals)

  I thought it was worth re-running this blog from last year. It really shows the poor attitude of those at Dominion Command regarding wearing of medals. Its a crime for a blood relative to wear late loved ones medals … Continue reading

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Legion Continue to Award Fake medals (Stolen Valour)

Legion Medals Galore!!!!! Queens Sapphire Jubilee Medal (NOT) “AWARD” is proud to announce the striking of the Commemorative Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee Medal which has been struck to commemorate the 65th anniversary of the HM the Queen’s reign; the first time … Continue reading

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New Minister of VAC????????

A good read from Sean Bruyea: Will a new Minister at Veterans Affairs do the same old thing? By Sean Bruyea Removing Minister Kent Hehr from Veterans Affairs Canada was the right thing to do. The new minister, Seamus O’ … Continue reading

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Captain Obvious Branch Maybe?????

Is it possible Captain Obvious is a Legion Member of some mystery branch. Has he designed a new legion uniform for his members? Seriously I have to ask where this Cenotaph Parade took place and what are these unusual uniforms. … Continue reading

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Is There a Way to Save the Legion?????

I decided to post a comment received regarding yesterdays blog (Attacking the Legion). While I did not find it encouraging I do have to accept the writer makes some very pertinent points. I agree the younger veterans really do not … Continue reading

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Attacking the Legion.

I  received an interesting comment in reference to yesterday’s blog subject (Seeking a Private Members Bill). The writer said my letter to Mulcair unfortunately felt like an attack against the legion? I’m not in agreement with that view, indeed the … Continue reading

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Seeking a Private Members Bill

Below is a copy of an email I sent to Thomas Mulcair three weeks ago, to date no reply, but its summer and he could be away. I do expect he will respond eventually. In the meantime. I tried Senator … Continue reading

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COMRADE?

If you look up the meaning of the word Comrade you will find the following definition in the Collins English Dictionary. comrade noun [ C ] us ​ /ˈkɑm·ræd a friend or trusted companion, esp. one with whom you have … Continue reading

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Still Waiting for the Knock?????

There is some irony in yesterdays blog “Still waiting for the Knock”. At my branch in Wellington PEI  in January 2016 at the first regular meeting of the year, no one but me appeared to  have any problem with the … Continue reading

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