National War MemorialIn the past, he has represented Air Canada, laying a wreath in Ottawa.
We have attended many ceremonies together. Archive photos will have to suffice.
Uploaded on 11 Nov 2009At the joint Remembrance Day Ceremony in Bala, Muskoka, the Ladies of Wahta sing 'Oh, Canada' in Mohawk. It was very moving. This is one part of the ceremony. They also sang Amazing Grace.
|Maj. (Ret'd) Eric Devlin, |
served in Korea, Japan, before this gramma was born.
He just keeps on going!
|Keith (left) a former paratrooper!|
I asked if I could take his picture, he said yes!
A 1943 Christmas Card to my mom from Eddy, who died overseas. They were engaged.
They were so young, the soldiers. Mom had the rest of these photos in her collection. I have no idea who they are, but I laud their spirits.
My mom is in the centre photo, on the left.
My late father was discharged in 1943, after being trained, as he had a seizure while in training. It might have been a foreshadowing of his brain tumour in 2005. He was trained as a Hospital Assistant.
|My dad and his sister, 1942|
We must remember those who served and suffer in modern times
|Globe and Mail|