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Extended Vacations for MP's
Crisis Management for Veterans
Veterans or Khadr
Anger and Frustration amongst Canada’s finest !
N Korea...Veterans Act and more
Minister Fantano CONFUSED
Musings from San Antonio
Veterans and a Canadian Heroin MMV
Proud to be a Canuck
In Defense of those who serve.
Allies from WW2 Recognised RCAF
Your Canadian Army News
Your Navy at work and Play (Mascot)
RCAF History Projects
UN Kerfluffle ! ! ! ! again
Military Families.. Memories and weddings
Veterans boggled with new PTSD app
Our Veterans deserve Better.
Drug Take down by crew of HMCS Toronto
Veterans and Heroes..............> > > >
Veterans lack Respect in Ottawa
Canada's Wounded Warriors
PTSD and the Medal of Honour
Red Friday and Nostalgia
DC...Syria...what a world
Red Friday and the Military are Training
9-11... The day the World Changed
Canada's Arctic Eyes and ears. The Rangers
"SYRIA" decision Pending
Sep1 in History
Labour Day weekend 2013
Syria Terror on a daily basis
A Traitor, A Veteran, a Moustache
The Youth of today.
Suffer the Little Children to come unto me.
Festival Eid al-Fitr
Islam, Strange ideas
Sadness for Military Families CFB Petawawa
Safe Patrols to 3 RCN Ships.
Sea King's 1/2 century of Service
Monday Morning Rant
Syria death toll reaches 100,000
Welcome to Canada's newest Heir to the Throne
Monday Morning Musings
Red Friday 19 July
Passing of a WW2 War Hero
General Devlin Parting Comments
Korean War Veterans Day 27 July 2013
RED FRIDAY: remember our Veterans
Army Reverts to Old Rank Structure...Yahooooo
Truer Words were never spoken.
Venting and Shaking my Head ! ! !
Sadness and Joy today
Bravo Zulu to the RCMP, CSIS and the CBSA
Chinook Delivery for Canada day
Floods in Alberta, Chaos in Syria
Troops, Floods and Canada
Canadians on the move again.
Task Force 2-13
Monday Musings June 17
Early edition Monday Morning Musings
As we go to Press this (Wear) Red Friday,
Wed Thoughts of D Day 6 June
Monday Morning Musings
10 things the Taliban are scared of:
Global and Home Security
Rest in Peace Drummer Rigby
Canada Proud Strong and Free
RIP Peter Worthington
Sad news for GUN CONTROL.
Battle of the Atlantic, Remembrance
HRH Prince Phillip Col in Chief . The RCR
Sixteen year old Soldiers
Let the Fireworks celebrate our Army.
Sadness around the Globe
Red Friday and some N Korean Humour.
Disgraceful decision.. reducing Combat pay
taliban may run in Afghan Elections 2014
Vimy Ridge Remembered 9-12 April
Kim Jong Un...Life is not a Video game
As Easter approaches...May all our people be Blessed.
Monday Morning Musings March 25 2013
A well deserved retirement
Welcome home HMCS Regina
As the world turns......
Monday Morning Musings March 2013
Not a Good Example of a Canadian
First signs of the troubles.
Israel a great country , full of brave people.
The Sinai Peninsula
Forty years ago in 1973
Terrorists from Canada???
Hal Swain First Apprentice of the RCASC
Enough is Enough ! ! ! !
A Brave Soldier .... N Africa, Middle East wars
Arab Spring still going Strong
Syrian home made weapons
CSIS report on Homegrown Terrorists
Sunnybrook no longer Sunny for our Veterans
Algeria / Mali
Mali, Syria what next?
Red Friday and the Ombudsman report
Dangerous and a disgraceful purchase
Syria, Mali and a few lighter bytes.
Trucks, Memories and the MFO
First Red Friday 2013
Is it time for the Blue Berets in Africa again.
Welcome 2013, Farewell 2012
As 2012 ends My Money is still on Peter MacKay
NRA,Gun Control Advocates Duke it out !
Some things never change ! ! ! !
F-35 a Different Story
Tragedy in Connecticut
A Logistics Nightmare ...Afghanistan 2014
October Report Veterans Ombudsman
Remember our Troops and their Families
Canadian Military Post Afghanistan.....
A Difficult decision by Canadian Government at the UN
Doctors and Generals Forum in Kinston Ont.
A Canadian Hero in the face of Fire
Welcome NATO Veterans link
Disgraceful conduct in Toronto re: Remembrances
Veterans Advocacy an Inspiring Voice...
Post Remembrance Day Musings
We Shall Remember 11 Nov 2012
Proud Canadians Remember in many ways.
Remembrance Day Countdown.
Muslim VS Muslim
Cuban Missile Crisis 50 Years on
Terrorism & the Middle East
taliban,frightened of teen girls.......
As we Remember ...our Veterans of all wars and missions
taliban vs Children
Farewell Mr Buckland
Omar Khadr (Terrorist)
Wasted Funding ? ? ?
Monday Morning Message
Red Friday even in Quebec
Agent Orange update from Vietnam.
A Million Memories
State of the Art Armour Arrives
Canadians Away from Home
Proud to be Canadian
RCASC (A) reunion.....Delayed Blog
A disservice to our military
Operation Greenflash 2012 coming to Borden
UN Memorial Day Aug 12
Syria, Iran Boiling over !!!!
50 Year ,pause for reflection
Collateral Damages Afghanistan !!
E Mail from a Very Irate Veteran
Death and Destruction
The Meaning of ""Ramadan""
Cross Dressing Terrorists ! ! !
July 09 Monday Musings
Canada Day weekend 2012
Cpl Monnin a PROUD CANADIAN Soldier
"Politics" War or peace
RIP Jack Unsworth 12 pl
96th Nijmegan March coming Soon.
Canadian Forces Safe Driving Championship.
Dancing is a Crime in Pakistan !!
D-Day 6 June 1944 Remembered
Another NATO death in action
A fine Memorial for a VC winner J.C.Richardson (Piper)
Congratulations Colonel in Chief Rick Hansen
Pakistan an Ally ? ? ? True or False ????
A Poem about MEDALS
Summerside Challenge ! ! ! !
Tragic Mother's day weekend in Afghanistan
Importance of Military Family
HMCS Charlottetown "All Challenges Squarely Met"
Battle of the Atlantic, Communion on the Moon.
2 Hours later ! ! !
News Stories SPIN or not to SPIN
Archie Hearsey PPCLI >>>RIP
Ah the "Cooks" ! ! ! !
Simply a GOOD NEWS Story
Geneva Convention rules broken again....
Afghanistan.....SIGH ! ! ! !
Belt Tightening at the DND
OPINION: F-35 why the fuss ? ? ? Subs a waste:
Farewell Don Bernier RCASC Apprentice
UK Soldier helping Afghans
Afghan Dreams and Night Raids??
Military Dogs/ local animals
Headlines Good and Bad
Who is the real enemy??? in Afghanistan
Toronto Police Service "Shake your Head"
Captain Fawcett a determined Canuck
Monday Confusing News ! ! ! Minister Veterans Affairs
Saint Patricks week-end
The price of a life? In Afghanistan
A tragedy in Afghanistan......may have been prevented with care
IED's still a danger in Afghanistan
Desecration Commonwealth War Graves in Libya
" The ENEMY within"
"WAKE UP CALL" for NATO
Deplorable, Disgusting, WORDS escape me
"FIRE" Canadian Training Pays off...
News from the Afghan Front
Winterlude Honours our Troops.
Valentine’s Day and our Troops
Summerside Honours WO Frank Mellish
Our World ? ? ? Our Troops
Happy Birthday Col.(ret) Hal Swain
NATO Veterans re-grouping
Hearty Congratulations Capt. Crosier CC177 Pilot
Malta GC a proud Ally
A sad Friday for NATO/ISAF
HMCS St. John's supports counter-narcotic operation
Vile video surfaces True or False
Tenuous Travels for Containers
East Coast departure, West coat Joy
Travel broadens the mind ? ? ?
2012 Iran?? Syria???taliban??
Happy New Year 2012
What a GREAT Christmas 2011
Christmas Message from Afghanistan Commander
HMCS Charlottetown and The Army
Canadian Army Memories
Army Training 24/7...RCN and RCAF as well
NBCW Training Ongoing
CAnadian Military Spans the Globe on operations
This isn’t a job; it’s a lifestyle
If you think moving houes is a PIA check this out
If you think moving houes is a PIA check this out
Damned when they do , Double damned when they don't ! ! !
A Sgt Majors worst nightmare.....
NATO/UN so many choices
MND's Canada/ Israel meeting
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
22 year old Disgraces Father a Veteran
Remembrance Day Parades finished for a further year
11/11/11 Today we Remember
Mindless Hooligans in Calgary and elsewhere
Widows Widowers and Family Members
Repatriation M/Cpl Greff 3 PPCLI
What a Sad W/E for Canadians & NATO Alike.
Sad Day in Trenton
Shame Shame RC Legion
Snippets from the DND News Service
Libyan Mission Complete Bravo Zulu NATO
Military Women in Canada
Military Women in Canada
Military Tradition within a Family
Welcome Home Daddy
Training Commander in Afghanistan
First RCAF rotation Libya
This Sums it Up
Monday Morning RCR's Prepare
Congratulations F/S Justin Dow..& veteran Guy Vachon
Veterans Discuss World Affairs
Red Friday Support our Troops
Challenged by a Challenger ?
Sunday Sept 18th a Busy Day
Boots on the Ground
Debbie Dompierre defies the age Barrier
06/06/44, 7/12/1941, Dates from History
Memories of A Parade Square CFB Borden
DND Billion $$$$ Savings Annually ? ?
Words to the Wise Minister Baird
A relatively peacefull Joint Operation
Raven Program produces results
HMCS VAncouver & HMCS Charlottetown change over.
Reinstate "Royal" US discovery?
Great News... Royal title to be returned to Canada's military
One in One Out
HMCS Vancouver nearing Libya...Syrian conflict heats up
Terrible Tragedy in Afghanistan
Ominous Warnings to Syria by the UN
Canada's Submarine still Plaqued with faults
Libya ....How Long will NATO be there?
CAnadian Korean Veterans Honoured 516 Gave their Lives
Libya almost 1/2 year of NATO Bombings
Red Friday in the Heat
Portraits of Honour Mural
Red Friday Please Show your Support
God Speed and Fair Sailing to HMCS Vancouver
HMCS Vancouver to replace HMCS Charlottetown
"Garage" Sale Kandahar
Islanders (and the World) watch Prince William
Another Canada has passed into memory
Libyan Mission Extended ? ? ? ?
A Sad weekend for our Troops and Apprentice Veterans
Wonderful to see......Merveilleux de voir
Libyan Civil War created by NATO
294 to 1......... not the canucks/bruins score
Monday after a weekend of Carnage
"D" Day Ceremonies Chilliwack BC
A soldier died Today and a Good Samaritan in BC
Toronto Star says Libyan Bombing Stats light on detail
Julian Fantino and the F-35 procurement
A Majority Government Retains The Honourable Peter MacKay MND
Chinook Down ! ! !
Red Friday "Please show YOUR support "
Canada's PM Supports Red Fridays
Soldier Missing in Edmonton
Hang in Quebec, the army is on it's way.
Sober Satisfaction the Death of Osama Bin Laden
Congratulation From Canada
An eye opener for our new Government ! ! !
Violent Easter Weekend in Afghanistan
Happy Easter, Happy Passover
NATO inching closer to ground troops in Libya
Training Staff targeted by taliban
No News must be Good News
Monday Meandering Thoughts
Confusion, Libya, Afghanistan and the USA
The actions of a Fearmonger Terry Jones (pastor)
" Election day BREAKING News"
Highway of Heroes awaits Cpl Scherrer
Sadness in Valcartier, Flags Lowered
The Writ has dropped
Once again into the Fray......Canadian Jets
A Megalomaniac VS the World
Canadians Once again into the Breech
Governor General Decorates Unsung Heroes
Japan Quake and Tsunami Condolences to all.
Despite N Africa our Army is working hard in Afghanistan
A drizzly Monday Morning
" Ready Aye Ready " HMCS Charlottetown
Thoughts on a Frigid Monday
Canadian Evacuees C-17 ?
New Helo Facility in BC
Air Force admits Army Cooks are best
SAR Canada's Air Element at work
Immigration and the Military
Cooks do it again !! Bravo Zulu
So Much Good Canadian Military News
A Good News Story of our Troops
Monday Morning Musings final day of the first month of 2011
When will it End ?
Jihadists Threaten Canada !!
Monday Morning Heroes
Bravo Zulu South Korea
Deaths, Policeman & Military
Gun Culture....Gun Mentallity
Hidden Costs of Wars......
“Little things mean a lot”
Monday Musings of the W/E news
A well kept secret........
Relative Calm in Kandahar...
New Year....New Aircraft
Happy New Year 2011
So much for training
Christmas Visitors in Kandahar
Merry Christmas One and All
The Piper Laments, CFB Trenton Repatriation
Tragic News For the Vandoos....
Cannons to the Left of them.......
Troop Xmas Greetings from PEI Kids
A Happy Day for 3 Moncton Soldiers
Red Friday 2 more till Christmas Eve
Nine Years and 50 Days & Counting
Monday Morning 19 Days till Santa Arrives
A Dec Weekend
Mid Week Meanderings Dec 01
A Monday filled with Concern
R I P Captain Frank Paul Canadian Medic
Disgraceful Phone Calls
Corruption and a Conman Afghan Style
Nato Ramblings Lisbon 2010
Mid week Thoughts
Monday Monday Can't trust that day.
Red Friday apres Remembrance day
Remembrance Day Eve
Monday Morning Musings.
Red Friday Red Rally
Mid Week Meandering Nov 02
Mid Week Meandering Nov 02
Monday Morning Musings 1 Nov
Red Friday one week to Red Rally
Mid week Meandering 27/10
Wear Red Friday
Mid Week Meandering 20 October 2010
Montag morgen Träumereien
Friday Show your Support
Thanksgiving Prayers for one and all
Thanksgiving Weekend Red Friday
Military Justice ?? Captain Semrau a Scapegoat
Musings this October Monday
Thursday ( I am busy Friday and Saturday) PC Convention
Monday Morning Musings 09
Last Red Friday of September
Mid Week Musings
Monday Musings (Voting)
Show your PRIDE wear RED Friday
Mid Week Meanderings
13 Sept Monday Morning Musings
Monday Musings Sept. 06
A Green Monster ,supports our Troops and sends a Video.
A Flag Draped Casket of Cpl Pinksen will arrive at CFB Trenton
Canada has lost another son of Newfoundland. Cpl Brian Pinksen RIP
Monday Morning Musings Last Monday in August
Red Friday Thoughts !!
As the world Turns ? ?
Monday Morning Musings 23 August
Red Friday Aug. 20
taliban and Ramadan
Monday Morning Musings Aug 16
Red Friday and the Invisible Army
Plans circulating in Ottawa for 2011 Pullout
Peacekeeping Ceremony in Montague
Aug 09 Monday Morning Musings
A very Good Red Friday
Red Friday is with us again.
Mid-Week Meanderings (2)
Monday Morning Musings (6)
Nail biting continues as we await the Jury decision
Updated Highway of Heroes you Tube Video
What a disgrace, Island landlord disallows yellow Ribbon Tribute
Monday Morning Musings
Sapper Brian Collier returns to Canadian Soil
Red Friday and the return of the "Red Patch"
Sapper Brian Collier enroute to the Highway of Heroes
Sgt. Martin Goudreault RCE killed in Afghanistan...his 3rd tour
Route of Heroes an extension of the Highway of Heroes.
Sadness in Trenton Ontario.............newly arrived JOY in PEI the circle of life.
Sgt. Martin Goudreault RCE arrival Ceremony CFB Trenton
I am saddened to report the passing of Sgt (ret) Tom Hunter WW2 veteran and member of the PEI Regiment
Red Friday Reflections....
CBC Honours Canadians killed in Haiti earthquake
17 Days to Go.....Ride for Dad on PEI
Walking the "Beat" with Canada's Police.......Kandahar
PPCLI Soldier Killed by ied. Pte McKay may he Rest in Peace his duty done.
The Power of the Blog Stymies the Government
Words from Afghanistan... poignant and moving.
Headlines like this are the worst nightmare of the Invisible army.
Commanding Officer killed while on Recce Party in Kabul
WWW.invisiblearmycanada.ca,,, opening soon
Red Friday and a Flag Draped casket arrives on this Holiday weekend.
My sincere apology to Col. Parkers Daughter.......
Monday Morning Musings....
Todays Blog dedicated to the Invisible Army
Sadness for another Canadian Family
A Canadian Mother, from Gagetown NB shares her thoughts on the war in Afghanistan.
Canadians Supporting our Troops
Last day May 2010
Enjoy the Drums at the Red Rally June 25 Stratford PEI
Red Friday.. Possible new role for Canada Post 2011
Well Spent Defence Dollars
Cultural Experiences in Kandahar.... Gen Menard stands tall
"The Congo" will we or won't we?
Fact and Fiction.......
A battle diary excerpt from the Front Lines
Red Friday PLUS local school naming Stratford PEI continued..........
New Padre General for Canadian Military
RCMP may increase mentoring in Afghanistan
Princess Ann visits troops....mentions the stresses of Invisible Army
Sgt Keith Lawson RIP a fine member of the CORPS
As the news of a disgraced Base Commander hits the news, A Proud Happy Story EVENT will overshadow it.
MAY DAY>>>>MAYDAY......Information for May events.
What a Weekend...
One for the Books....
Canadian Naval Petty Officer KIA..... may he Rest in peace.
One Hundred Years plus a day Canadian Navy unveils "The Homecoming"
Holland 65 Years on.......Afghanistan .... a few moments on??
Red Friday and a wonderful e mail
Mothering Sunday.. Best wishes to Moms everywhere.
A memorable weekend of Firsts and Lasts..
Brief Update concerning our Pirate Hunters
Red Friday, RIP Cpl Darren Fitzpatrick.>.>.> SHAME U of Regina Professors
RIP Cpl Fitzpatrick 3 PPCLI...Well done HRH Prince Charles
Spoken words from a Wife and from a British Soldier
End of March end of a mission...Bosnia-Herzegovina Cdn. Troops return
Mentoring Afghan Dental and Hospital care
Something to think about ? ? ? ? Politicos please Treat our troops with the RESPECT due them !
Breaking News Bin Laden Surrenders, seeking Canadian healthcare !
Happy Easter 2010 CFB Gagetown troops prepare to leave for Afghanistan
Easter Monday Musings.
Canada's Helo Crews covering Kandahar 24/7
Canadians at home ! ! Canadians Away....
Karzai Comments BIG News ! ! !.... G20-G8 Summit Security
Red Friday and Vimy Ridge day Remember the Veterans of WW1 who have all passed away.
Wear Red Run 3
A Tragic Monday Morning Story as a Canadian Soldier is Killed
Historical look at PEI and the Island's Role in the Military
Red Friday PLUS local school naming Stratford PEI
K9 Blogger sends a great story, plus a marvellous Link
Very Interesting outlook on Afghanistan
A soldiers perspective on Deployments
HMCS Halifax returning home from Haiti...plus Inflight Gas stations
Mid week, BRAVO ZULU for Canada
Red Friday and Members of The Invisible Army visit Kandahar.
End of another week, Petraeus says Afghanistan Extremely volatile
Haiti Pride in Canada
Another Thank you to Canada and in particular our Military
Viewpoint: Measuring success in Afghanistan NATO and the Coalition
" Ubique " Canadian Military Engineers at work
Soldier on and the 2010 Paralympics long lasting Connections
Beware the Ides of March....2010 Kandahar
HMCS Athabaskan heading home, due in Halifax Wednesday.
Mr Karzai you cannot have it Both ways
Spring is Sprung and the MFSC in Charlottetown is getting ready for WR3
As our troops gearup for the Kanadahar offensive a pause for reflection
A Happy Ending in Florida
A very PROUD member of Canada's Invisible Army, sends an e mail
As Kandahar offensive rolls slowly on Suicide bombers on the rise...
Another Sad Day for the Patricias...
Readers give us great information regarding Veterans
Red Friday Pls show your support for our troops. Congratulations Canadian medics.
My thoughts on the weeks news.
Ready Aye Ready...."We fight (and help) as One " HMCS Athabaskan
Groundhogs say 6 more weeks ....and Canadians still carry on
Sadly another Apprentice, moves on to the advance party Terry Firman.RIP
Canadian Military thrives with adversity.
TV documentaries on HMCS Fredericton and Canada's dart team
A Veteran Journalist's description of a Canadian Soldier
An ode to our Invisible Army
Red Friday and the Opening of the Olympic Games.
Whatever happened to secrecy with regard to attacking the enemy?
Morale and Attitude significant words from Gen. Lewis McKenzie (Ret)
Family Day....... yet a Sad Day
Canadian Female Soldiers covered by BBC world Radio
Prime Minister Harper toured Haiti relief efforts
NATO must fight with caution to protect civilians.
Red Friday Let's show our Support to our Troops....
End of an Era....and the 96 Hour rule.
Canada WINS Hockey game...........
Heavy hearts in Kandahar and Canada
Repatriation for Brave canadians, a sad time for the Families
Another Sad military story
Collateral Damage equals Sadness for Students of Sgt Miok Teacher.
Foreign Office Diplomat one of the wounded....Body Scanners ???
A VERY WORTHWHILE cause. Canadians remembering Canadians
Thousands Honour Slain Constable
Readers Assistance wanted....Congratulations to Tyler Coady of PEI
Captain Wayne Johnston his work as Casualty Administration Officer
A tragic start to 2010 for the Coalition.........PEI Family prepares to welcome home their Hero
Disaster Relief Canada Responds "Operation Hamlet underway"
DART on site and aid moving slowly in to Haiti.
On going relief efforts to include 800 peacekeepers
PPCLI Sgt pays the ultimate price may he RIP
The Highway of heroes awaits
So Much Sadness in Haiti and Afghanistan.....time for some military humour
Haiti pride and stress for the Invisible Army
Peacekeeping, Humanitarian, Mounties return to CFB Trenton.
Aftershocks continue in Haiti, Field Hospital enroute.
Message from Military Families Services.......Show your Support at a Hockey Game
Negative news... My thoughts on this incident
Bravo Zulu Able Seaman Kate Nesbitt Royal Navy.
The Opposition is wasting Parliamentary time re: Afghan Detainees
Logistical tasks begin to meet pullout dates
Notes from some Tankers Ld S H (Royal Canadians) on their tour of Duty
General Menard now has increased numbers of troops
First Anniversary of historic mission from The Sudan
A Merry Christmas wish to our troops. from a veteran
As the Olympic Torches travel our broad land, some stories.
4 Days till Christmas
Christmas at the front...Canadians Carry on.
Merry Christmas to all of our Military and their Familes from my Family.
Canadian Mother, Honours the memory of her son.
With deep sadness in my heart, I pray for the family of Lt Nuttall
Some Pics and memories from Lt Nuttall`s Blog, may he Rest In Peace
As 2009 draws to a close,another fine memorial to Canada's fallen
HMCS Fredricton Bravo Zulu, RIP Ottawa Police Officer
Father Time Passes 2009 and Welcomes 2010
Sad figures as Remembrance Day approaches
Tomorrow please join us at the Red Rally DVA Atrium Charlottetown
RED Friday..Red Rally Day
Great Turnout at PEI Red Rally Thankyou.
A couple more reasons to Thank the Military
" Lest we Forget " " De peur que nous oubliions "
Friday the 13th, Thoughts
84 Years Old and still defending Canada from Criminals
Peacekeeping School Nairobi
Political Waffle...no wonder the troops are confused
Farewell and Thank you to General Vance...Welcome to General Daniel Menard
Red Rallies Canadians from Sea to shining sea.....
Cooks the backbone of Army Morale..in the field
The Torch departs PEI...Well done Vanoc Staff and all participants
NATO Association Founder passes to the Advance Party
Time Swiftly passes. In less than a Month Christmas will have come and Gone.
Afghan prisoner torture claims
NL Banker does his bit for our troops again
NATO moves Canadian area of responsibility
Epitome of a Canadian Soldier
Red Friday Pls show your support visibly for our troops
Slowly but Surely Canada progresses in Afghanistan
Burkhas in the news.
As you Give Thanks this w/e with your family, please remember our troops
CBC documentary "Aghan Star"
Canadian Command of Kandahar Hospital is Transferred today
Red Friday and a prayer sent in by a Veteran
Disregard cowardly taliban propaganda
Joint Operation protecting Canada's coastline
Keep the lights burning in Honour of Captain Nichola Goddard
Correction regarding UPEI And the events for Captain Goddard
CDS Rick Hillier Retired but still a "Soldiers Soldier"
Wear Red Friday ... a picture is worth a 1000 words
Upcoming November Events on PEI
Farewell HMCS Fredericton,Welcome home HMCS Winnipeg
Ever wanted to try Sledge Hockey ? ? Now is your chance.
PPCLI Lt Pays the ultimate price in Kandahar RIP
A sad Red Friday. Repatriation of Lt. Justin Boyes 3 PPCLI
Along The Highway of Heroes Canadians pay hommage to Lt Boyes and his family
Remembrance Week Lest we Forget
Sapper Steven Marshall, RIP young soldier your duty has been done
After the sad loss of two fine Canadians, please honour them by attending Friday Red Rally
New Combat group moving in. Valcartier Combat group returning home.
Sadness and grief for Valcartier and a Canadian family again.
Reggie the Black Lab
Running for the "Soldier on" programme.
As PM enjoys Timbits (return to %100 Canadian ownership)New FSO veteran takes on big job
Captain Simon Mailloux a proud determined Canadian...BRAVO ZULU.
Suffer the little children to come unto me. Canada and NATO at Kandahar Hospital
Another fine memorial from a Mother a member of the United States Invisible Army
Briadier General Vance tells it like it is. Well Done General
Pirates....BE AFRAID....be Very AFRAID...the NAVY is watching for you
An open Invitation to all Canadians
MND Hint of troops remaining after 2011
Canadian mentors in Bomb Disposal Training
Royal Air Force come to assistance of Canadian Sailor
Friday / Saturday headlines re: Canadian troops
Canada's youth enlisting, following family Traditions. Well Done
Well done Chinook crews in Kandahar
HMCS Fredericton deployed to pirate territory
Eve of Election in Afghanistan
RED FRIDAY today Celebration Canadian Style.
Quarantined Soldiers and a message from the front.
Heading West to Camp Borden
Canadians DO NOT need a fall election ! ! ! !
Green Monster reunion 2009... some stories
Greenie" reunion sitrep.
Green Monsters of Borden closing Summary
Canadian Engineers pay the ultimate price, of soldiers in a combat zone.
Canadians grieve as our two latest heroes are repatriated.
With another sad Repatriation yesterday an appropriate e-mail received.
Red Friday as we remember those who have paid the ultimate price.
RCMP(the worlds finest police Service) memorial day Sunday
A repeat for all our members of Canada's Invisible Army
BRAVO ZULU to Peter MacKay our MND
Encouraging words from our CDS
More Grieving in Valcartier and another Canadian Family loses a son
A place of reflection and peace in Afghanistan
repatriation for Pte Lormand is scheduled for Wednesday 16 Sep 2009 at 1400
Morale building for our troops. Canada's entertainers for the troops
A well earned Honour for RCASC Veteran Wayne Wannamaker
Monday Morning Rants and Musings
Putting another brick in the wall....
As we head into a new month, will this be the beginning of a new COLD WAR???
Sad Morning for Families and Loved ones.
CFB Trenton prepares for another repatriation ceremony later today.
This Thankyou started in the USA, lets adopt it as well...
Wear Red Friday tomorrow, Sunday Aug 9th Peacekeepers day.
Thankyou to DVA Researcher Christopher Michaud
A week ending with Thank you.
Canada must not follow in the footsteps of the UK.
An appeal from the NATO,NORAD Veterans association
Proud Canadians one and all. RCMP and Canadian Police Officers.
2 weeks Notice, Mothers lock up your daughters The Green Monsters are back ! !
Stars and Stripes Newspaper coverage of Van Doos..Soldats bien faits du Canada
64 Years after VJ Day, Canada's Heroic Veterans of Hong Kong are remembered.
RCMP Sgt wounded in Kabul Blast, I pray for a full recovery.
" ELECTION DAY" apathy in Canada FEAR In Afghanistan
48 Hours till PEI Red Rally come one come all. Note Venue CHANGE ! ! !
Today is the Day !!! Come and support your troops
Not quite a sea!!!but definetely a wave of Red !! ! Thankyou
Ready Aye Ready, Canada's Naval Queen's Colours Ceremony.
Correctional Service of Canada... a different type of soldiering, far away
Happy Birthday Canada......Bon anniversaire le Canada
2009 Via rail looks after our troops, our Veterans and their families again.
Once again our former CDS Gen.Rick Hillier comes through. Bravo Zulu Mr Chancellor ! !
The Patricias and Canada suffer again from the tools of Cowards.
A sad w/e for Parents, Wives and Children of 2 Canadian Casualties
2 more Canadians, join the Advance party. God Bless Them
The Piper plays another lament for Ramp Ceremonies in Kandahar
Show support Friday and a Retirement ! ! !
A serious deficiency of Canadian Troops.
A very Sad week for our Allies plus something happier to make you smile
Canadas Military, Ground Vehicles Afghanistan
1/2 way through July.
Jeune Sebastian Courcy Privé Royal 22cd la cérémonie de rampe de Régiment
Repatriation Pte Courcy, final journey along the "Highway of Heroes"
A whole new Airforce.
Suicide bombers dress as women???
Saving lives daily at Kandahar Hospital
July is a terrible month for the NATO coalition
Gulf of Aden Canadian sailors on patrol.
Agent Orange The Gagetown Movie, needs some assistance.
A fine memorial from the Worlds Worst Terrorist attack.
Canadian Army Veteran Motorcycle Units Sponsors of 2009 Ride for Dad.
Important news from Eric Payne.
Good News of Returning Troops, not so good news from Theatre of Operations.
"D" Day 6 June 1944....65 years ago today.
Civilian Training Cadre ....something to think about Mr Harper
Le reste dans la paix le jeune soldat, RIP young Soldier
As Pte.Peloquin is repatriated a tribute from a mother at the Highway of Heroes.
Is the Media becoming apathetic, about coverage ?
The Circle never ends, Petawawa,,,Wainwright,,,Kandahar
An open letter from concerned veterans.
Combat Engineer pays the ultimate price in Afghanistan God Bless him.
CFB Trenton and Canadians will once again salute. A Soldier Repatriated.
Ten days left till High Noon Your chance to show Support for our Troops
The Government of Canada should advise the Roberts family.
One week countdown to the Red Rally in Charlottetown
Happy Fathers Day Gentlemen ! !
Kandahar Father's Day run raises $6000....WW2 Veterans Story
A reminder from The Yukon
Batteries Not Included....Spiralling costs of modern warfare.
Stress...PTSD..whatever caused it, we have lost another Soldier.
Major Mendes is repatriated, and travels the "Highway of Heroes" RIP
Cowardly taliban and their ways!!
Another "Wear Red Friday" and other musings
Veterans Ombudsman worries over Homeless veterans
Battle of the Atlantic Royal Canadian Navy 66th Anniversary. Ready aye Ready.
"" May Events ""
Maman, Muttie, Mere, Mom, Mother,
An Open Letter to our MP's and a link in defence of Veterans Ombudsman
Global Headlines....Support our Troops
Victoria Day BBQ in Kandahar as MND and Veterans Affairs Minister visit
What a week for news concerning both our serving troops and our Veterans.
Every tour of duty, has someone who makes you feel good...
Bravo Zulu HMCS Winnipeg ! ! !
Sadness and Joy in Charlottetown.
Dogs, my favourite animal in the world. Working on behalf of our Soldiers
Future and the Past on this Easter weekend.
Canadians doing their Duty, Makes me PROUD.
Dieu Bénit le Gendarme Karine Blais, 12iem le Régiment blindé de Québec
As another soldier is repatriated, a few photos to show you the difficulties our troops face each and every day.
Canada's Navy fighting Pirates,Army/Airforce fighting taliban insurgents..Afghan women Protesting for rights.....
RedFriday....Troops abusing Afghans ? ? ? not
"HRH Prince Phillip sets a record" .......God Save our Queen.
A Good news story from our UK Allies in Afghanistan
8 1/2 Years and 117 Casualties, when will it End???
4,000 new troops, more civilian experts for Afghanistan..so says the USA..what effect will this have on our Canadian soldiers ? ?
I read this headline with sadness and regret...Short-staffed RCMP relaxes recruitment rules
Taliban Surrender Unconditionally...convert to Christianity
Justifiable Outrage and anger has Kharzai sold out???
April 4th 1949 NATO is Formed.....60 Years On ! !
A Soldier Died Today
Welcome Home Captain Terry Hunter, "Soldier on " Ski tripMt Washington
Thankyou Air Canada cargo teams
Hard to believe another Year has passed since last Bingo
Happy Birthday NATO 60 Years
Global Currents...Breaking Ranks
Military Families Centre March Event Reminders.
No Win Situation....Afghanistan . . . . Aftercare for our beleagured troops
Breaking News 3 Soldiers killed 2 wounded
Wives , Mothers, Parents, Children, Siblings, Friends and Military brothers Weep at their loss.
Friday Please Show your Support wear something Red.
Repatriation along ...The Highway of Heroes
Canada's Piper Laments another soldiers death
What a fortnight. In this old world.
M/Cpl Jody Mitic 1st Bn RCR an inspiration to Canada and life...R22R depart Valcartier
CNN reports a cost of $750,000 per year per soldier in Afghanistan...what is canada's cost?
2 IED's 4 Soldiers killed...8 Wounded Sadness again for families and all Canadians
The Pride of Islanders, goes on.
DVA.....problems with Age Discrimination.....
A sad honourable repatriation 3 RCR's come home.
Captain Trevor Greene, survivor ! ! and still battling on.
A tragic day for the Royal Canadian Regiment and all Canadians
Military Traditions The Skirl o' the pipes.....donkeys and mules
A Very Merry Christmas to the Invisible Army
Boxing Day a day of Mourning !!
Two more Canadians Killed by taliban cowards.
End of 2008, beginning 2009
Afghanistan, Gaza; Canada is deeply involved
Sad Day in Kandahar and Petawawa ! ! !
A great Editorial from Toronto Sun writer.
Something to think about.....Veterans of all wars....
Sad news...............Happy Memories
Obama's first mistake.....
A Poem for the Invisible Army
Things that should not Happen ! ! !
31 Jan 2009 RIP " Sapper Sean David Greenfield "
What a week ! ! ! !
View from behind the Burkha and taliban media coverage.
"" 14.....18 "" The number of days to our Red Rally and Remembrance day
Welcome Home to one of Canada's Special Forces members
Red Rally Charlottetown 8 Days away, Red Friday Tomorrow
First Chinooks arrive in Khandahar............Lest we Forget
WW2 veteran memorial Service...Definition of a veteran.
A soldiers poem, plus remembrance links, and Congratulations to members of the Devils Brigade on receipt of the Bronze Star from the USA.
7 November Tomorrow Please show your support.
Thankyou to the Few and True, Red Rally Friday
A word to younger Bloggers, about Canada's Military
" Lest we Forget "
Islam the Religion of Peace ? ? ?
Clearing up some misconceptions.
Important news for our Veterans and our FUTURE Veterans and their families.
Monday morning ramblings.
Fanatical Terrorists Strike again, this time in India ! ! !
"" Coalition "" bad for our military
Farewell God Speed to 408 (tac) Helo Sqn. of Namao
A wee bit of Canada a brief respite for our soldiers. " Tim's " Kandahar
A Grim Milestone 3 Canadian soldiers killed by IED Blast. UPDATE
Canada's military Medics do it again well done......
Special Operations and an Island father's Pride.
Ramadan and it's meaning.
Another sad day for the Patricias in Afghanistan. May the Blessings of the Lord be theirs.
As the Piper Laments three Patricias are homeward bound with honour and dignity.
The writ has dropped and sadly another Canadian Soldier, killed.
"" 2011 ""
Taliban strike UN aid workers, RCMP training in Kandahar
Van doos officer killed in Mali while on peacekeeping mission.
Change of Battle Groups,.... UN World peace Day,,,,,Yellow Ribbons festoon Cornwall home.
My apologies to the Town of Cornwall Cenotaph committee; deserter allowed to stay
A soldiers Poem....on this Red Friday plus an open letter from a Veteran
Bravery of Afghan Woman; RIP Lt.-Col. Malali Kakar
HMCS Charlottetown Visits Charlottetown , show support visit the ship and crew.
The high price of Freedom and Democracy ! ! ... . ....Tragedy in Moose jaw
May Justice prevail for M/Cpl Robbie Fraser, Oct 14, 08.
"Operation Aray" show combat engineers at work in Afghanistan
M/Cpl Fraser may now move on with his Life...,,, November Red Rally
A very important message to Canadians.
Key Words for our Judges to look at>Justice shall prevail
A Journalist's view of 30 Days in Afghanistan/..Nijmegen Flashback
>>>108 Canada's Eldest War Veteran">Another Sombre Journey upon the "Highway of Heroes"..Cpl. James Arnal,.....>>>>108 Canada's Eldest War Veteran
Is this the answer ? ? ? ? ? More Troops ? ? ?
"Sea to Shining Sea". .... .compliments of Via Rail Canada
Leasing Russki Helicopters??? Where are our Chinooks
"PEACEKEEPER" Captain Terry hunter of PEI godspeed on your mission in Khartoum
Thoughts on Life and work in Canada
HMCS Charlottetown, professionalism and Pride in their work.
My Heart is Heavy
National Peacekeepers' Day Bill C-287 Royal Assent
Sadly another Combat veteran of the 3rd PPCLI is killed
The forces of Fanaticism and Intolerance strike again.
Another week in the News !!! New Deployment, Georgia, CTV and Dogs of war.
Message from Khartoum...Capt.Terry Hunter our Islander in the Sudan
Canada bears the brunt of another Taliban attack. God Bless Our Soldiers
An Update from our Islander in The Sudan....Captain Terry Hunter
Recap ! ! ! and " Soldier On "
Canadas Heroes Both Military and Civilian
The Disgrace of the Last Post Fund re: Ken Barwise MM CD
HMCS Queen Charlotte /Declaration of Military Support
A Reminder for PEI. Red Rally 29 May 08 Charlottetown
Thankyou to The few and the concerned. Red Rally Charlottetown
R I P Capt.R.S.Leary 2PPCLI.....PM stand your ground regarding US Deserters
The Sadness, Loss and Grief of a Silent Warrior.
If I were a Judge...as well as comments on June 06,2008, 64 years after "D"Day
Another Casualty for The Patricias .........(PPCLI)
E- mail from Capt.Terry Hunter. . . . . Canada and The UN
Town Hall Meeting with The Veterans Ombudsman COLONEL (Retired) Patrick B. STOGRAN, MSC, CD
A worrying time for the Invisible Army......God Bless them one and all.
Friday Please show your Support, Always remember those who gave their Lives.
SOMETHING to THINK about
Superb CBC Coverage of a Soldiers' day in Kandahar. Red T Shirt Day.
Reflections on Canada Day . "" Oh Canada "" Have a good One Eh !
Enroute from Sea to Shining Sea, Today's News Topics close to my heart
RIP Soldiers of Canada Cpl Brendan Downey.... Pte. Colin William Wilmot
Children and their world Afghani & Canadian What a difference
Holland suffers the loss of two more soldiers R I P
Holland loses 2 more soldiers in Afghanistan R I P
PTSD and after care, for our troops.
Something to ponder over???? Possible recruits
ANZAC Day Congratulations and Thankyou to our Allies !!!
Muzzle the Dogs RIDICULOUS ! ! !
Where is the coverage???? in the publically funded CBC ! ! !
Another Travesty of Canadian Justice..resolved after a decade!!
The Army and Flood assistance in NB
Readers Letters and comments,please keep them coming.
Information Sites Ref; Military and Families
Islanders ! ! Your Opportunity to show your SUPPORT
Another Young Soldier and an Older Veteran move on to the advance party.
Words from a Wise Journalist ref: Veterans Pension Clawback /Welcome Home HMCS Charlottetown
30 Billion Dollar Promise for the Military
Another Heroine of the Silent Army, God Bless
Another Week done, 2 wounded and Threats again! Plus a New Honour For Valorous Canadian Troops.
Valour, Wounded and Megalomania....Pro Valore !!
Do you know where your children are??? An old catchphrase
You could have heard a Pin Drop...Q & A
One of the most important Issues to come out of Afghanistan ! ! ! !
Another Soldier goes to the Advance Party........Mr Dion he was in a supply convoy
I E D's a difficult target to spot, harder to destroy ! ! !
Camaraderie...A personal and Public Thankyou
Global Assistance required ! ! ! ! Sad news but a bit of Success
Another Sad Friday, a Near Miss and the loss of another Soldier
Fifth Estate CBC Well Done ! ! ! ! Jack Layton Get with the TROOPS ! ! ! ! !
Parliament Votes in Favour 2011...now the Peaceniks Protest
Two Soldiers Join the Advance Party God Bless them both.
Happy Birthday 20 March..The Right Honourable Martin Brian Mulroney OC
Easter Weekend Sadness and Joy
As the old Saying goes " The Cavalry have arrived"
Congratulations Gentlemen !! Thankyou
Gunners unhappy with the Air Strikes. Hang in Guys ! ! !
Update on 11 March Story "Global Assistance required"
WHAT A DISGRACE ! ! That Canada may not allow the flag to be lowered.....
Another Sad Day for a Canadian Family
Old Soldiers, Old Comrades, seeking Peacekeepers
Truckers rejoice...Tax money well spent ! ! !
Another Day in the Life of HMCS Charlottetown, " hard at er "
" Loadies delight " Tax Dollars well spent
Our NATO Fallen deserve respect, whatever their Nationality...R I P
Breaking News of CDS Retiring...............
Welcome Home HMCS Toronto..... and some nice coverage in the papers!
A CHRISTMAS Poem sent by Retired Servicewoman
A Heart Warming Story From Kandahar on this Christmas day
A Poem for our Silent Warriors
Sadness again for Canadians and their Loved ones.
Quebec Gunner Killed by IED.....L'Artilleur Québécois Tué par IED
First Day of 2008, may this year bring peace and happiness to one and all !
A wonderful letter from a retired Vet.
Please copy and paste to your browser
Farewell to another Young Canadian Soldier, Les Canadiens Portent le deuil !!
What a week, What is happening!!
Western Command Rotation begins, Manley report to be submitted.
" A line in the SAND" The Manley Report
An updated listing of NATO troops and others !! Serving in AFghanistan
A further Fatality in Kandahar...Shake your head Mr Dion
Return to Parliament.....Manley Report Big Question???
" Tuesday's Question Period"
Why Must this Young Soldier Suffer ! ! ! !
Layton and Dion Pay Attention to Canada's Commanders
Welcome Home Van Doo Advance party..Accueillez l'Équipe d'avant-garde de famille
Father and Son Proud Serving Canadians.....PRO PATRIA
Dion's libs ready to unveil Amendements to Afghanistan Mission!!!!
Flag Day 15 Feb."not a lot of people know that" as Michael Caine would say.
Thankyou to Supportive Canadians.....Military Families Support Centres.
What is that old Saying about Buying a used car. Does it count for Tank parts???
Parliamentarians...Please think of the Troops make a Firm Decision SOON ! ! !
Well Done Prince Harry! ! ! !......... SHAME Foreign Media
Progress amidst Terrorism.
" Not Quite Doctors "
Farewell and Smooth Sailing. Return Safely.
The Calm before the Storm! Some Thoughts
EME Proudly known as "The Maintainers"
A Close Call !! Thankyou PM Harper for this piece of Equipment,
A Blog for Remembrance
Lest we Forget...De peur que nous n'oublions !!
Speaking with The MND The Honourable Peter MacKay
Have we learned nothing since WW1???
Another Sad Day for Canada and Canadians
Repatriation with a Pipers Lament
Sacrifice of Love ! ! ! A serving widow Cpl Dolores Crampton.
Comparing News Stories ! ! !
A Christmas Poem for the Troops.
Pride and Dedication to Duty..Spouses at the Front ! !
Holland Extends to 2010, Well Done, Something for Canada to think about!
Canadian Military Engineers " GENIE "
Hundreds of Mourners. Des centaines d'Assistants aux obsèques
Canadians in Iraq ? you Bet !!
End of Week Thanks and Thoughts.
A Heartfelt Letter from Afghanistan.
DECES DU SOLDAT SIMON LONGTIN.....DEATH OF SOLDIER SIMON LONGTIN
Plus de Morts...More Deaths KIA
Rest in Peace Soldiers and Interpreters
DND Please Pay Attention
Koreans released..... Taliban Vow to kidnap more people ! ! !
Afghan Police and Corruption
ADVISES.....Stay in Afghanistan as long as possible ? ??
Stay the Course PM Harper
'' STUPIDITY ""
Just some ""Thoughts""
Headlines, Good, Bad & Indifferent
""CONGRATULATIONS"" on a superb Event Welcome Home our Troops
Monday Morning Thoughts
Thanksgiving for Canadians
The LONG Run !!!
Master Corporal Robbie Fraser Be Strong Be Positive
Canadian medics provide aid ! ! ! !
Red Friday Today, RED RALLY 02 Nov 07 Charlottetown
"" The Survey ""
Simply a couple of Notes
Some News for Discussion !!
PM Harper Please HEED your Chief of Military Staff!!!
A bit of a Ramble !
A big Salute to the troops serving in Conflicts ! ! !
Instant Media Coverage !!
Further to Media Coverage !!!
The Piper's lament will ring again at the ramp ceremony.
Please wear Red Today Friday !! Show Support to our Troops.
Wear ""RED RALLY"" Charlottetown Friday noon 29 June 07
Have a GREAT CANADA DAY weekend
I am Shocked Personally ! ! ! !
No Charges Recommended !! US Tribunal
Reflections on the 6 Casualties from concerned Canadians!
" A heartfelt Thankyou for your Comments"
Advance Party of the Infamous "Van Doos" heads to Kandahar
"A Time to Unleash the Dogs of WAR"
A few Disheartening truths about Afghanistan
" Coulda, Shoulda, Woulda "
A wonderful Visitor at the MFRC
What is Stalling the Upgraded Leopards???
PEI soldiers and their Dog
Good Deeds on the Home Front
Yet another 2 of our brave men!!!
LAV's require Maintenance !! Leopards require Replacement
Words from One of Canada's fine soldiers!!!!
Today is Red Friday ! ! !
One of Canada's brave troops,returns home.
Small Town Canada !! Gallipoli !!
Lets think POSITIVE for a safe return of all our Troops
Tank Tactics in Afghanistan
A tale of VETERANS !!
Red Friday !!! Red Friday !! Red Friday!!!
May God be with The UN troopers!!
Tying the hands of our soldiers ! !
Words Directly from the FRONT !!!
A word about care for our Wounded !!
Police Training Handed over to CANUCKS!!
PM Harper Visits the Front!!
Congratulations Flt/Lt Chris Hasler DFC / Operation Hoover Begins
Rest in Peace Cpl Matthew McCully.
The Haunting sound of the Pipes,rings out again this weekend!!
General Hillier coined it! "The strength behind the Uniform"
Liberals?? Canadians ???
Yet another Young Soldier taken to the Advance Party !
Greetings Khandahar and all points of Canadian Operations
Thankyou to our first respondants on this site
Leader of the Opposition Agrees with Limitations
200 Million reasons to stay
""Hewers of Wood and Carriers of Water""
A sad day for Nova Scotia and Canada
Good Show CBC Troop Show
End of week, bits and pieces.
Good Stuff POLAND!! Advance party arrives Afghanistan
A letter from a Wife of one of our PEI Troops
Six more Canadians sit with ""God"" on this Easter Sunday
What should Canada do???