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It May Be A Struggle, But It's My Struggle

There’s a reality that goes along with being a Military Brat.

There is a lot that the military takes away from us, and still it gives us so much more than we could ever explain. 418 more words

Military Brats

Thank You.

On April 28, 2016– 9 Veterans finally earned the burial they deserved. Hundreds of unclaimed Veteran remains sit on shelves waiting for the fateful day that they become a part of our family as we gather to say our final “goodbyes” and “thank you” as they are laid to rest. 242 more words


Veteran Hiring: selfless or selfish?

Written by: Christopher Furton
Photo Credit: Military.com

Original here: http://christopher.killerpenguin.net/blog/Christopher_Furton_Veteran_Hiring

It seems as if nearly all companies proudly exclaim that they hire veterans – whether through official programs aimed to hire X number of Veterans per year, flocking to Hiring our Heroes career fairs, or through veteran affinity programs.  553 more words

Christopher Furton

C&E Association Launches the Member and Veteran Services Dashboard

Dear C&E Association Members,

There are many services available right now to Veterans, as well as serving members preparing for the transition to civilian life. Working with Veteran Affairs Canada, and other volunteers, we are proud to announce the launch of the C&E Association’s  52 more words


One Oh Fo Sho

This post is designed to build my avatar and give you guys a feel for what I have experienced semi-recently that has lead me to where I am today. 860 more words

New treatment option for AGENT ORANGE?

By Charles Spillar

Recently I have found out that some great results have been experienced by veterans suffering from Agent Orange. I am not a physician so I am just reporting my findings, 536 more words


WWII veteran travels back to Halifax for wish of a lifetime, attends Battle of the Atlantic ceremony

Halifax joined Canadians from across the country in marking the 71st anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Atlantic with a ceremony at Point Pleasant Park on Sunday. 474 more words