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My Summary To Date—-Royal Canadian Legion.
I think I owe an explanation to the readers of my blog who may not be involved with or interested in the Royal Canadian Legion. I realize my daily blogs have mainly focused on issues surrounding the Legion, in particular … Continue reading
Posted in HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, veterans Tagged banned, dave flannigan, dominion, enemy, free membership, honoured, medals, Poppy fund, proud, PROVINCIAL, tom eagles, veterans 4 Comments
The Voice of an Angel
I cannot think of a nicer way to start a Sunday Morning than watching and listening to the attached link There is no need to say more. God Bless and keep reading
Posted in family Tagged Angel, beautiful nine, Irish, little girl. voice, proud 1 Comment
Feed Back — Jehovah Witness Subject.
Yesterday I claimed not to have received any negative feed back from my recent letter about the JW parent demanding the public library not read children stories about Remembrance. Shortly after posting yesterdays blog I receive a very angry reply … Continue reading
Posted in family, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, politics, veterans Tagged Canadian, caring, children, free, grandfathers, grandmothers, hope, love, peace, proud, racist, Remembrance 1 Comment
Take Back Our Country.
What do we have to do if we are going to take our Country back. Can you imagine this kind of thing being allowed 30 or 40 years ago, not too damn likely, Canadians would have been outraged. We need … Continue reading
Posted in family, military, politics, veterans Tagged Canadian, hatred, love, offense, peace, proud, respect, strong .free, traditions, We stand on Guard. Leave a comment
Proud of Susannah(Budge)
Just one more reason why I’m so proud of my youngest daughter Susannah (Budge) Students in central Newfoundland schools struggling with mental health issues will have a place to go thanks to a boost in funding. On Monday, former chief … Continue reading
Posted in family, veterans Tagged Budge, Canadian Armed Forces. health, Commander in Chief, fitness, great girl, hillier, Newfoundland, proud, susannah Leave a comment
One Sunday Long Ago
On a Sunday morning back in March 1956 I was the guard commander of the class guard. Every Sunday morning at HMS Ganges we held Divisions, followed by Church parade. Every boy, instructors, officers, and the Royal Marine band formed … Continue reading
Here is a Bigot with a Beef???
It grieves me to say the statement I have added below came from not just a retired member of the Royal Navy, but like me he was also a Ganges Boy. I have always been proud of having passed through … Continue reading
Posted in family, politics, veterans Tagged apprentice program, Boy Seaman, Canadian Army, girls porridge.e, HMS Ganges, honour and pride, ipswich, kilts swords, Memories, naval establishment.motto, poem IF, proud, Shotley, training 3 Comments
Arsenal and Horse Meat
What does Arsenal have to do with horse meat??? actually nothing!! I just wanted to brag about Arsenals great win yesterday, they beat West Ham 5-1. Horse meat is a subject entirely unto itself. Apparently traces of horse meat have … Continue reading
HMS Cockade – My Other Family
I doubt in this day and age the kind of shipboard comradeship I experienced aboard HMS Cockade back in 1956 still exists. I flew from London to Singapore to join the Cockade in early August 1956. This grand old ship … Continue reading
Posted in 1956 Olympic Games, HMS Cockade, Uncategorized, veterans Tagged Boy Seaman, HMS Ganges, honour and pride, ipswich, Memories, naval establishment.motto, poem IF, proud, Shotley, training Leave a comment
More on Ganges Pedophiles.
On the 4th December 2012, I posted an article about the pedophiles at HMS Ganges. It occurred to me I should post it on the forum at the Ganges web site. I felt it was a subject that should be … Continue reading
Posted in hms ganges, Uncategorized Tagged Boy Seaman, HMS Ganges, honour and pride, ipswich, Memories, naval establishment.motto, poem IF, proud, Shotley, training Leave a comment