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Find-Share-Discuss: November/December 2015

James H. Robertson of Victoria sent us photos of his grandfather, George Henry Cecil Robertson, who served in France with the 6th Field Company, 2nd Divisional Engineers, Canadian Expeditionary Force, from 1915 to 1918. This photo was made at Salisbury Plain in central southern England in 1915. This portrait of George Robertson was taken...
  • Find-Share-Discuss: September/October 2014

    September 1, 2014 by Legion Magazine
      Life After Dieppe Don Honeychurch of Calgary shares a photo that appears on his father’s wartime photo album. Don suspects the photo was taken in Holland. Wilfred Honeychurch (second row, 5th from left) started out as a bandsman with the South Saskatchewan Regiment. “He...
  • Find-Share-Discuss: July/August 2014

    August 8, 2014 by Legion Magazine
    On Guard In Jamaica Mary Bingham of Alexandria, Ont., shares photos taken by her late father Lloyd Henry McHugh who joined the Brockville Rifles and served during the Second World War. His unit arrived in Jamaica in the summer of 1944, and according to the...
  • Find-Share-Discuss: May/June 2014

    May 1, 2014 by Legion Magazine
    True Wartime Service: A Family Story Russell, John, Wilfred, Lawrence, Eric and Harold. What do these lads have in common? Well, let’s start with their last name—True. All six boys—the sons of Henry and Bertha True of Ottawa—served Canada in time of war. One of...
  • Find-Share-Discuss: March/April 2014

    March 1, 2014 by Legion Magazine
    John Harwood of Brighton, Ont., shares a wartime photo taken in Yarmouth, N.S. His father-in-law, Robert Jamieson, is in the photo, but unidentified. Robert went by his middle name Lionel and served in the air force, but there are also navy personnel in the photo....
  • Find-Share-Discuss: January/February 2014

    January 1, 2014 by Legion Magazine
    Training days in Western Canada, the face of a young private, and a telegram announcing an upcoming visit to North Bay, Ont. Cheryl Oattes of Brantford, Ont., shares two photos and a telegram from her father’s time in the Second World War. Cheryl says her...
  • Find-Share-Discuss: November/December 2013

    November 1, 2013 by Legion Magazine
    Extreme cold and hungry polar bears, Far North, 1953-54. Gary Smith of Peterborough, Ont., shares a couple of photos from his time in the Far North with No. 1 Airborne Medical Platoon. Gary says he and the other members of his platoon landed on the...
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