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Desperation at Dominion Command
The forty or so legion members employed at Dominion Command in Ottawa must be getting worried about their salaries. I get an email ad at least once a week trying to sell me more legion trinkets and tat. This week … Continue reading
Chase the Ace—-Legion.
To further add to the facts explained in yesterday’s blog ”Calling Out The Great Canadian Veteran Pretender” I would like to add a story that appeared early this week in the Charlottetown Guardian newspaper. This questionable news article apparently merited … Continue reading
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Yet Another Legion Headache!!!!
A year-and-a-half long dispute over roughly $300 has led to a rural Nova Scotia legion being stripped of its certification following a bitter clash with provincial leadership in Halifax. Members of Clare Branch #52 in Saulnierville dug in their heels and didn’t … Continue reading
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Esprit de Corps Article–“Calling Out The Great Veteran Pretender”
I have just received a very interesting article from Esprit de Corps, a well respected publication that deals with all things military. Indeed, the article relates too and confirms many of the things I have posted on this blog regarding … Continue reading
Branch 15 Royal Canadian Legion
Veterans and the Legion Survey Report Survey Report In May of 2016, after witnessing the issues with recruiting and retention with the Royal Canadian Legion, the Executive Committee of Branch 15 set up an online survey to find out why … Continue reading
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Royal Canadian Legion Dominion Command Remain Silent??????
A week ago I sent an email to Dominion Command asking why we needed to sent two people to Perth Scotland to attend a conference. I asked for a break down of the costs involved. To date nothing!!!!! Its … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged associates, change the law. its nonsense, medals, salaried, veterans, volunteers, who earned them??? 1 Comment
A Week of Legion Bashing
I dare say some people will be offended by my week of Legion Bashing Blogs. I’m truly sorry about that . However we need to make clear what is taking place in today’s Royal Canadian Legions. I respect the founding … Continue reading
Posted in Belfast Blitz, family, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, The Royal Navy & Me, veterans Tagged associates, change needed, deaf ears at the top., double standard, ignored, medals, preparing for 21st century, two classes of vets.complaints, unheard, uniforms, veterans Leave a comment
More Legion bad press (Really Bad)
They are still regarded as the living icon of Remembrance Day. Each and every year we roll out the red carpet for the men and women of the Royal Canadian Legion and put them front and centre at all our Remembrance … Continue reading