Canadian Airgun Forum

The #1 Community for Airguns in Canada!
It is currently Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:37 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours


The Canadian Airgun Forums are a place for people to discuss and learn about airguns and the airgunning sport in Canada. There are lots of discussions about airguns, airgun accessories, reviews, modification and repair information, airgun events, field target and free classifieds!

 

You need to register before you can post: click the register link to proceed. Before you register, please read the forum rules. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload your own pictures, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple, and absolutely free! To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.






Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 6 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: We Will Remember Them
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 1:37 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Nov 03, 2007 4:19 pm
Posts: 8946
Location: Coalmont BC
In 1964 I took these photos in Ypres....

Image

Image

Image

The sight of all the graves surrounding the Canadian War Memorial there still haunts me to this day.... We salute you, and thank you for your sacrifice....

Bob

_________________
Dominion Marksman Silver Shield - 5890 x 6000 in 1976, and downhill ever since!
Airsonal;
Too many! Springers, Pumpers, CO2, but I love my PCPs and developing them!
Proud Member of the 2000+fps Club!


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:43 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Oct 04, 2012 10:27 am
Posts: 1088
Location: Thunder Bay,On.
My father and his four brothers (my uncles) all made it back in one piece....We certainly should remember all the sacrifice .....of all nations .....

_________________
The cave you fear to enter....holds the treasure you seek


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:32 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:32 am
Posts: 966
Location: Montreal
Amen

_________________
" Only problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples money"

HW 95 .22 Hawke 3-12x44 , Tuned by Motorhead
HW98 .177 Viper 4-16x50
BSA Ultra .22 MTC Mamba Lite 3-12-44, Regulated and tuned by The Rat Works, UK..


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:30 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:23 am
Posts: 2647
Location: Somewheres near the Atlantic
Someday's you'll never forget. Gone, but never forgotten.

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:42 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Nov 29, 2012 10:11 am
Posts: 280
Location: Near Montreal, Quebec
Quote:
Someday's you'll never forget. Gone, but never forgotten.


x2 Well said and as it is displayed as a motto in Quebec: 'I will remember"


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:20 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:23 am
Posts: 2647
Location: Somewheres near the Atlantic
The person in the Casket. IS Mcpl Christopher Stannix. One of 6 that Parrish. After their LAV struck an IED Easter Day 2007. Friend from basic and the unit. Attached to 2RCR.

There is a street named after him. In his home town of McAdam NB. One of Halifax public ferries are named after him. And we re named the Jr ranks mess after him.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 6 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
News News Site map Site map SitemapIndex SitemapIndex RSS Feed RSS Feed Channel list Channel list

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group

phpBB SEO