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Join the Navy and see the World

I loved my time in the Navy and would be the last person to ever run it down. However, today’s young sailors need to understand the navy is not a nine to five job! Sometimes, sailors go to sea, sometimes … Continue reading

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A Sailor’s Christmas.

The Sailor’s Christmas… A letter left by Santa on Her Majesty’s Ships… T’was the night before Christmas, the ship was out steaming, Sailors stood watch while others were dreaming. They lived in a crowd with racks tight and small, In … Continue reading

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Definition of a Veteran

I recall that a few weeks after the Island first issued the Veteran License plates,¬† the deputy major of Charlottetown was complaining. The city had authorized free parking thru the month of December if you had a veteran plate. However … Continue reading

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