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Day 12 Of A Photo A Day For 30 Days Series – CROSSIN(G)ENRES

Saturday was Remembrance Day in Canada. Sometimes known as Poppy Day, it takes its origin from the poem “In Flanders Fields” written during the first World War by Canadian physician Lieutenant-Colonel John McCraet. November 11 is a national day of remembrance, honoring the lives lost and sacrifices given by those who have fought and died for our country.

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Day 12 Of A Photo A Day For 30 Days Series – CROSSIN(G)ENRES

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Canadian war heroes, achievements honoured at Remembrance Day ceremonies

From the parade to the cenotaph, to the sound of the bugle and the laying of wreaths, Canada’s war heroes, soldiers, and military milestones were honoured during Remembrance Day services in Fort St. . .

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Where The Road Ends – Gerber Blog

Alaska to Argentina Equipped with four Kawasaki KLRs and the Gerber Black Boar, the team will depart Deadhorse, Alaska in November and head South down to Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. It’s up to them to tackle every problem that comes at them and survive the journey Journey Obstacles To pass through the Darien Gap during… Read more »

Where The Road Ends – Gerber Blog

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Honoring Our Military and Veterans

We recognize the tremendous sacrifices military members, veterans and their families have made for our nation.

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What Do I Know?: How Many Veterans From How Many Wars?

What Do I Know?: How Many Veterans From How Many Wars?

Pence Says America Owes Vets a Debt, Promises Stronger Military

Pence said the administration has been working hard on delivering the services – especially medical assistance – that veterans need and deserve. “Working with Secretary [David] Shulkin, we’ve made the Department of Veterans Affairs already more efficient, effective, and accountable,” the vice president said.

“Let me be clear: Veterans benefits are not entitlements — they are earned. They are the ongoing compensation for services rendered in the uniform of the United States of America. And under President Donald Trump, we’re keeping the promises that we’ve made to men and women who’ve served in our armed forces,” he said.

Pence Says America Owes Vets a Debt, Promises Stronger Military

‘The first time I had freedom’: Spotlighting Sask.’s Indigenous WW II veterans – Saskatoon – CBC News

When visiting her home province of Saskatchewan a few years ago, a photographer was inspired to learn more about a handful of remaining Indigenous Second World War veterans, in part because of the inequality they faced after their service.< ‘The first time I had freedom’: Spotlighting Sask.’s Indigenous WW II veterans – Saskatoon – CBC News

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Veterans Day 2017: Quotes, inspiration, remembrances to honor those who served

Rachael Moore, USMC Veteran Trades USMC for NASA | U.S. Department of Labor Blog

From USMC to NASA

After several years in the U.S. Marine Corps, including two deployments to Afghanistan, Rachael Moore was ready to trade her combat boots for business shoes. The Transition Assistance Program helped get her there.

Veteran Trades USMC for NASA | U.S. Department of Labor Blog