Archive for July, 2012

  • The Luck Of The U-boats: Navy, Part 52

    July 22, 2012 by Marc Milner
    By the time Paul Hartwig and Eberhard Hoffmann in U-517 and U-165 began their rampage in the lower St. Lawrence River, the navy and the government had decided to close—as soon as possible—the river and gulf to oceanic shipping.By the time Paul Hartwig and Eberhard...
  • Historic WWI Photo – A Scene Of Destruction

    July 20, 2012 by Legion Magazine
    A wounded Canadian, assisted by two German prisoners, journeys through a scene of destruction. LEGION MAGAZINE...
  • Historic WWI Photo – Mustard Gas

    July 18, 2012 by Legion Magazine
    The horrific effects of mustard gas. LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES...
  • DND Matches Improvement To New Veterans Charter

    July 17, 2012 by Legion Magazine
    The difference between minimum benefits paid by the Department of National Defence’s long-term disability program to medically released Canadian Forces personnel and those paid by Veterans Affairs Canada to disabled veterans has been equalized once...
  • Veterans Review and Appeal Board Takes Action

    July 16, 2012 by Sharon Adams
    The Veterans Review and Appeal Board has followed through on its promise to begin changes in response to a report from the Veterans Ombudsman that reviewed cases appealed to federal courts. After reviewing 140 VRAB decisions reviewed by the Federal Court of Appeal in 2011,...
  • Historic WWI Photo – A Present To A Nurse

    July 16, 2012 by Legion Magazine
    After being treated for wounds, soldiers present a nurse with a dog they found in the trenches, October 1916. LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES...