Day: February 24, 2015

Humour Hunt

Humour Hunt

We received this from John Craig of Thorold, Ont.: During basic training with an infantry regiment, a tall, thin, university student passed all the written examinations with ease. But rifle drill and arduous physical training were beyond his capabilities. When the course ended, the sergeant instructor announced that this student was going to officers’ training school because of his university background and added: “I am sure you will make a fine officer, because you’ll never be a soldier.”      
Veterans Benefits Guide 2015
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Veterans Benefits Guide 2015

 Do YOU qualify for disability coverage or a pension? Tips on eligibility, applying, coverage and MUCH MORE! TABLE OF CONTENTS Inspired by the original charter How RCMP members fare Filling in the forms Educational assistance for veterans’ families Using skills and education to make the transition A long way to go (Survey Results) Pensions, awards, allowances for 2015 Frequently Used Terms     Inspired by the original charter by Tom MacGregor Shortly before Canadian troops began the attack on Vimy Ridge in April 1917, Prime Minister Robert Borden told them, “The government and the country will consider it their first duty to see that a proper appreciation of your effort and of your courage is brought to the notice of people at home that no ...

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