Category Archives: veterans

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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Political Correctness;

 It seems the western world has gone overboard with this ridiculous political correctness. Perhaps it is a result of all the Trump rhetoric south of the border? In the UK some crazy woman is demanding the statues of Nelson and … Continue reading

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Government Funding???

The Legion is a not-for-profit organization, which is funded by membership fees, and operates WITHOUT government GRANTS or financial assistance from the government. I’m a little confused! if the above statement is correct then why are some local PEI branches … Continue reading

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Vote for Yogi Please.

I want to dedicate todays blog to my friend Yogi Fell. Yogi is in the running to win $2000 in a competition, Heroes for the Horses. Please consider voting for her, everyday or even just once up until 10th Sept … Continue reading

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The Cod War

As my good friends Carl and Jan are visiting Iceland and the fact I asked them to keep an eye out for an old Royal Navy Whaler, I thought I should explain. Please read below the story of my adventures … 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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The Royal Navy and Me.

The Royal Navy & Me by Frederick Rogers “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 lowest rank in the Navy. … Continue reading

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PEI Politics, Oh My!!!!!Back to Basics

I’m having some difficulty understanding Island politics? Just over a year ago we had a plebiscite on the issue of proportional representation. The vote carried the wishes of the people to change the system to PR. The premier, Wade MacLauchlan, … Continue reading

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