The dispute that saved the Welland Canal

– Illustration by Malcolm Jones – For most Canadians, the Great War, an ocean away and a century ago, is a distant horror. We know of the tragic valour of Canadian soldiers on the battlefields of France from Ypres to Artois to the Somme. The Canadian National Vimy Memorial is a fitting monument to...
  • Humour Hunt

    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...
  • Humour Hunt

    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...
  • Historic Victoria Cross Photo – Robert Shankland

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

    January 26, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Thomas Holmes  Date of Deed: October 26, 1917 Location: Passchendaele, Belgium Portrait by Sharif...