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The Poppy.

This is a brief explanation of the poppy! Here is the origin for you and anyone else who is not aware of the history of wearing the Poppy each year in the lead up to Remembrance day 11th November. In … Continue reading

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The Latest Legion Medal??? Only $25 per medal (no limit purchase what you need))

I visited my local branch just before Canada Day to see if the legion was involved in the celebrations. I didn’t find anything listed on the notice board to that effect. However, there was one interesting memo from Dominion Command,in … Continue reading

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The Poppy?

A few moments ago I read a comment on Face Book asking for an explanation of the poppy! Here is the origin for you and anyone else who is not aware of the history of wearing the poppy each year … Continue reading

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A Loving Daughter.

Who would have thought this wee girl of four would grow up to be such an intelligence and loving daughter. The beautiful response she wrote in reference to my letter about the Jehovah Witness who refused her son the opportunity … Continue reading

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Regarding the Jehovah Witness’s Objection to Remembrance

I posted comments on my blog on Saturday about this subject after reading the front page newspaper article. A Jehovah Witness objected to the public library regarding the story time reading about Remembrance to a class of five and six … Continue reading

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