Category Archives: veterans

The fickle finger or simply a rude gesture ???

Some interesting items in today’s newspaper. First in letters to the editor, it is worth reading (Living World Disappearing) the writer makes some very interesting and valid points, well worth a read. On the front page I note one Gary … Continue reading

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Legion Command has no Shame!!!

Legion has no Shame. I had to repost this excellent letter from my old friend and comrade Robby. Sadly our protests and complaints continue to fall of the deaf ears of the legion commands. Is their NO SHAME in the … Continue reading

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The Canadian Legion’s Lack of Vision

I have come to the conclusion that Dominion Command and probably several Provincial Commands have only one interest in life and that is in protecting their own little empires. It is evident to many that these command elites have the … Continue reading

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The Royal Navy and Me

The Royal Navy & Me Now available as an E-Book, go to http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/irishrover This is a story told through the eyes of a young sailor who joined the Royal Navy in 1955 as a Boy Seaman 2nd class, the absolute … Continue reading

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A Very Original Story

Adam opens the Holy Bible to the book of Revelations chapter 21. The year is 4013. You might ask how he came to end up two thousand years in the future. This is an exciting story that follows a nuclear … Continue reading

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Letter to editor Friday 16th Mar 2018——. Reality Check???

With a name like Bond this guy must be licensed to dupe! Reality check clarifies what,007  ..?? Legion clarifies benefits issue The Guardian (Charlottetown)March 16, 2018 In your Letters to the Editor section this week, the question of help provided … Continue reading

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Check the Original

A young monk arrives at the monastery He is assigned to helping the other monks in copying the old canons and laws of the church, by hand. He notices, however, that all of the monks are copying from copies, not … Continue reading

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The writing is on the wall.

Shortly after last weeks rude phone call from my legion representative (Meaghan Rockman) and after my stress levels returned to a more normal level I decided to write Dominion Command. It was possibly because of the medications I’m on, but … Continue reading

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A Medaling Affair?

I wonder if one of the intellects at Dominion or Provincial Commands might wish to answer this very perplexing question about Legion medal policies. I’ll start with the example of Tom Eagles, he sports a variety of legion medals, approximately … Continue reading

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Not much in to Blogging these days!

I’m afraid my head is mostly into my health and my treatments, start my next chemo session this Tuesday 20th February. I certainly do not want to bore my faithful readers with my situation, we all have our own issues … Continue reading

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