National News

  • 01 Dec 2014

    Download or open this file to read the record of decisions of the Chapter Executive Meeting held 16 Apr 14.

  • 17 Nov 2014

    Pin and certificate

    To mark the 75th anniversary of Canada's engagement in the Second World War, living Canadian Veterans of the Second World War may request a special commemorative lapel pin and certificate of recognition. Any living Veteran of the Second World War, including any Canadian or...

  • 14 Nov 2014

    4 Wing Crest

    The Cold Lake Chapter is now open, active and looking for new members.  Your initial contact is Capt Tony Walsworth or CWO Daniel Aubertin daniel....

  • 10 Nov 2014

    General Thomas J. Lawson CMM CD

    On November 11th Canadians across the nation will mark with solemn remembrance the sacrifice of Canadian Armed Forces members who have served Canada with honour and distinction.

    We will reflect on the legacy of their achievements through the First World War and the...

  • 10 Nov 2014

    5 Wing Goose Bay is supporting the USAR 416 TEC which began on June 7, 2014, and runs until August 29, 2015. the RCAF website has the full article ...

  • 10 Nov 2014

    We are privileged to be able to post the eulogy that was delivered at WO Vincent's funeral. Click here.

    Nous sommes privilégiés de pouvoir poster l'eulogie qui a été livré à ...

  • 06 Nov 2014

    Thu, 6 Nov 2014 08:35:24 -0800

    Moving Forward

    Good afternoon,

    Clearly, the world moves quickly! After last week’s announcement, I am very pleased to write to you today in my new role as the Deputy Minister of Veterans Affairs. I am sincerely looking...

  • 28 Oct 2014

    On the 19th of June 2014, the Edmonton Chapter held our second CMEA golf tournament. During the event we raised $4390.65. We donated $3500.00 to Valour Place and $750.00 to the Cpl Turner fund.

  • 25 Oct 2014

    Cpl Nathan Cirillo and WO Patrice Vincent

    A crowdfunding campaign has been setup to assist the families of slain military members Cpl Nathan Cirillo and WO Patrice Vincent.

    The campaign, called the 'Stand on Guard Fund' initially sought $10,000 but organizers say they passed the initial goal in less than a day...

  • 17 Oct 2014

    Bob Shaw

    Reprinted from CBC News

    'Nobody could say it's not, nobody could say it is,' says veteran Bob Shaw.

    A Fredericton, N.B., man says that he may have a piece of a Franklin expedition ship.

    In 1967, veteran Bob Shaw was part of a new...