Humour Hunt

This sea story is from Vince Leah, also of Winnipeg: During the Second World War operations in the South Pacific, an alert Royal Navy destroyer scooped up a U.S. sailor who had fallen overboard from his cruiser. The grateful American captain sent over a huge tub of ice cream. Later in the day, the...
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    March 17, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Here is a story from R.E. Crumb, Berwyn, Alta.: A German officer, travelling home from the Russian Front through Poland, shared a train compartment with three Poles–a pretty young woman, an elderly woman and a man. The train entered a tunnel and in the complete...
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    March 1, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Pat Roberts, L.A. zone commander in Kamloops, B.C., reports on a roasting of Mike Boscott, zone commander, at North Thompson Valleys Branch in Barriere. Bob Campbell recounted that Boscott once lamented on seeing a truckload of fresh sod being delivered: “I wish I could afford...
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    February 23, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Janet Wilcox of Gander, Nfld., says her granddaughter, Allison, had just started school and was asked why she had a holiday on Nov.11. She replied: “It’s for all poppies and grandpoppies who helped to fight the...
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    Historic Victoria Cross Photo – Robert Shankland

    January 29, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Robert Shankland      Date of Deed: October 26, 1917 Location: Passchendaele,...
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    Historic Victoria Cross Photo – Cecil Kinross

    January 28, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Cecil Kinross          Date of Deed: October 30, 1917 Location: Passchendaele, Belgium Portrait by Sharif...
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    Historic Victoria Cross Photo – Christopher O’Kelly

    January 27, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Christopher O’Kelly       Date of Deed: October 26, 1917 Location: Passchendaele, Belgium Portrait by Sharif...
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