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2009 Newsletters (20 Newsletters)

2010 Newsletters (86 Newsletters)

2011 Newsletters (107 Nwesltters)

2012 Newsletters (97 Newsletters)

 

 

2013 Newsletters -107 Newsletters

January Newsletters (4)

Jan 08 2012, Canadian Government Proclaims 2013 The Year of the Korean War Veteran (PDF)

Jan 11 2012, Historic games to commemorate Canadians who played on Imjin River during Korean War (PDF)

Jan 22 2012, Canadian troops' Korean War hockey games inspire commemoration 60 years later (PDF)

Jan 27, 2012 The Great Imjin River Classic Princess Patricias team versus Members of Parliament (PDF)

 

Feburary Newsletters (15)

Feb 03, 2012 The great General Paik, Hero of Korea, receives his cane from Canadian veteran (PDF)

Feb 4, 2013 Report on the great 2013 Imjin River Memorial Cup Commemorative Hockey Game (PDF)

Feb 06, 2013 Joe O’Connor: Conservatives stiffing military veterans with funeral bills (PDF)

Feb 06, 2013 New Photo identifies the hockey teams that clashed in Imjin Memorial Game in Seoul (PDF)

Feb 08, 2013 Government of Canada honours Canada's Korean War Veterans at Winterlude 2013 (PDF)

Feb 08, 2013 Commander of the Canadian Army, the Ambassador of Korea, Senator Yonah Martin officiate at Ottawa ceremony (PDF)

Feb 08, 2013 Battle for the Imjin Cup moves from Korea to the Rideau (PDF)

Feb 09 VERY DETAILED REPORT FROM AUSTRALIA ON VETERANS KOREA REVISIT PROGRAM (PDF)

Feb 11, 2013 The noble Imjin River Memorial Cup comes to Canada...(PDF)

Feb 12, 2012 REPORT ON THE NUCLEAR EXPLOSION CONDUCTED IN NORTH KOREA (PDF)

Feb 13, 2013 Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs features photo gallery of November Turn Toward Busan Revisit on its website (PDF)

Feb 20, 2013 Minister Steven Blaney honours veterans of the Royal 22e Régiment (PDF)

Feb 21, 2013 Canada’s official delegation to attend inauguration of Madam Park Geun-Hye, Korea’s first woman president (PDF)

Feb 24, 2013 Senator Martin meets with Minister of Patriots and Veterans Affairs Park Sung-Choon in early working session in Seoul (PDF)

 

March Newsletters (17)

March 01 2013, Our Pete's more than worthy of OC (PDF)

March 7, 2013 United Nations Command Chief vows to defend Korean War Armistice that was signed 60 years ago this coming July 27 (PDF)

March 7, 2013 Senator Yonah Martin’s Korean War Veterans Day Bill passes final reading in Canadian Senate, goes to House of Commons for approval and Royal Assent (PDF)

March 10, 2013 Korean War Veteran Journalist Worthington says his work does not warrant Order of Canada (PDF)

March 10, 2013 The attack on Hill 532 from start line to finish (PDF)

March 10, 2013 A Letter from Gordon Moore, Dominion President, Royal Canadian Legion (PDF)

March 13, Korean War Veterans Commemoration program in Ottawa promises to be a rewarding event (PDF)

March 14, Honourable Park Sung Choon to continue as Minister of Patriots and Veterans Affairs (PDF)

March 15, Korean War Veterans Day Bill sent to House of Commons after passing in Senate (PDF)

March 18, 2013 Message from Captain Hub Gray to his comrades speaks to all of us (PDF)

March 19, Encyclopedia of Korean War Veteran Memoirs (PDF)

March 20, 2013 Wow! Veterans on Commonwealth Revisit are staying at Lotte World! (PDF)

March 20, 2013 Veterans Affairs Minister Steven Blaney will go to Korea (PDF)

March 22, 2013 Korean War Veteran Memoirs Series (PDF)

March 27, The Lucky Irishman and the Phantom Point (PDF)

March 28, Flash – Grand Ambassador Hotel will provide veterans with discounted rate (PDF)

March 30, Lucky veterans on Commonwealth revisit will enjoy a truly marvellous program (PDF)

 

April Newsletters (13)

April 5, Minister Park Sung Choon Compliments the Korea War Vetran Publication (PDF)

April 06, Memoir - The terrible train wreck at Canoe River (PDF)

April 15, Latest Revisit Itinerary looks wonderful (PDF)

April 16, Canadian Government to honour Korean War Veterans with Certificates of Recognition (PDF)

April 16, Journey into the past By Roly Soper (PDF)

April 17, 2013 VAC doesn’t know how Certificates of Recognition will be distributed to Korean War Veterans, but vows every veteran will receive one (PDF)

April 21, 2013 Battle of Kapyong ceremony held in Pacific Rim National Park at Tofino, British Columbia (PDF)

April 21, 2013 Alias J. M. MacKay, the story of Private Elliott Gordon MacKay (PDF)

April 22, 2013 Veterans Affairs Minister Steven Blaney hosts Veteran reception the night before they fly to Korea on Commonwealth revisit (PDF)

April 23, 2013 FLASH –Veterans on the April revisit will love VAC Minister Steven Blaney! (PDF)

April 24, 2013 Canadian vets catch a glimpse of old North Korean enemy during border visit (PDF)

April 24, Kapyong Day celebrated in Ottawa (PDF)

April 28, 2013 Senator Yonah Martin makes final award of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal (PDF)

 

May Newsletters (10)


May 01, 2013 With the Guns in Korea By Captain Don Dalke, MC, CD (PDF)

May 5, 2013 The Canadian soldier who died of wounds on his way home to Canada and is buried in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (PDF)

May 11, 2013 Korean Story - Soldiers come home (PDF)

May 11, 2013 A GREAT CANADIAN TRAGEDY – OUR COMRADE PETER WORTHINGTON HAS FALLEN (PDF)

May 13, 2013 Our great comrade has fallen PETER WORTHINGTON 1927-2013 (PDF)

May 13, 2013 Veteran journalist Peter Worthington, dead at 86 (PDF)

May 14, 2013Peter Worthington in his own words (PDF)

May 15, Monument to Canadian Fallen gets cleanup for 60th Anniversary of end of Korean War (PDF)

May 16, 2013 Funeral Service Scheduled for Lieutenant Peter Worthington (PDF)

May 17, 2013 Why we should remember our good friend, Lieutenant Peter Worthington (PDF)

 

June Newsletters (9)

June 1, 2013 NATIONAL KOREAN WAR VETERANS DAY ACT SET TO PASS PARLIAMENT ON JUNE 3 (PDF)

June 3 2013, House of Commons unanimously passes National Korean War Veterans Day Bill (PDF)

June 3, 2013 Veterans Affairs Minister joins Senator Yonah Martin, MP Blaine Calkins and Veterans to Celebrate Passage of the Korean War Veterans Day Act (PDF)

June 19, 2013 ULY 27 IS NOW "KOREAN WAR VETERANS DAY" BY STATUTE

June 23, 2013 Korean War Veterans honoured in ceremonies in Canada’s capital (PDF)

June 23, 2013 Korean War Veterans Honoured on Korea Day in Ottawa (PDF)

June 23, Wild Canadian hula dancers enthrall honoured Veteran guests at gala dinner event in Ottawa (PDF)

June 24, 2013 The infamous hula dance escapade is now revealed! The Korean Ambassador, a Canadian Senator, a Canadian cabinet minister took part! (PDF)

June 25, 2013 Second Day of Korean War Veterans Korea Day weekend in Ottawa (PDF)

 

July Newsletters (12)

July 9, 2013 HOW CANADIAN SENATOR SPENDS HER VACATION + SILVER DOLLAR COMMEMORATIVE COIN (PDF)

July 10, 2013 Korean Community in Sudbury, Ontario, honours local Veterans Senator Yonah Martin Participates (PDF)

July 10, 2013 Commemorative silver dollar honours Canadians who served in Korean War(PDF)

July 13, 2013 VICTORIA AREA KOREAN WAR VETS CHEER END OF BATTLE FOR RECOGNITION (PDF)

July 15, 2013 Julian Fantino takes over as Minister of Veterans Affairs, Steven Blaney takes post as Minister of Public Safety (PDF)

July 23, DISABLED VETERANS EMBARK ON TRYING ODDYSEY TO HONOUR ALL KOREAN WAR VETERANS (PDF)

July 24, 2013 At the Armistice Commemoration Ceremonies in Korea Canada’s service during the Korean War (PDF)

July 27, 2013 STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA ON THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE KOREAN WAR ARMISTICE (PDF)

July 27, 2013 With Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino in Korea (PDF)

July 30, 2013 TRAVELING WITH MINISTER FANTINO IN KOREA TO MARK 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMISTICE (PDF)

July 31, 2013 Legion says it did not tell members they should not wear Veterans Affairs Canada Year of the Korean War Veteran pins on Legion blazers (PD

July 31, 2013 Some notes from the Veterans Appreciation Banquet, Hosted by His Excellency Jung Hong-won, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea(PDF)

 

August Newsletters (9)

August 2, 2013 Canadian delegation pays respects to Canada’s Fallen at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Busan (PDF)

August 3, 2013 Senators Martin and Day, Member of Parliament Calkins, Veterans place wreaths for Canada’s Fallen at United Nations Memorial Cemetery (PDF)

August 6, 2013 Heading home, Part 1 Canadian Delegation, Veterans wind up priceless, memorable visit to Korea (PDF)

August 10, 2013 Do you remember Private Stanley Mudd, SL 991 who was killed in action in Korea off the Hook position on December 6, 1952?(PDF)

August 11, 2013 Pictorial Report on Korean War Veterans Day/Armistice Commemoration ceremonies held at Korea War Veterans National Wall of Remembrance (PDF)

August 15, 2013 Happy Independence Day Republic of Korea (PDF)

August 18, 2013 Minister Julian Fantino attends Warriors Day parade in Toronto (PDF)

August 23, 2013 Bereaved family members to participate in Turn Toward Busan program at UN Cemetery in November (PDF)

August 25, 2013 Festival of Remembrance commemorates anniversary of the Korean War (PDF)

 

September Newsletters (2)

Sept 15, 2013 READER OF OPPOSITION'S ATTACK ON SENATOR MARTIN DECRIED BY CANADIAN VETERANS (PDF)

Sept 18, Senator Martin, champion of Canada’s Korean War Veterans, is appointed Deputy Leader of the Canadian Senate (PDF)

 

October Newsletters (2)

Oct 09 2013, What we should know about Julian Fantino, Canada's Minister of Veterans Affairs (PDF)

October 22, 2013 Veterans Affairs Canada launches Remembrance Day advertising program (PDF)

 

November Newsletters (10)

November 06, 2013 Prince William continues to take on greater Royal role as he helps the Queen welcome South Korea's first female president (PDF)

November 7, 2013 Minister Julian Fantino Marks Veterans' Week 2013 (PDF)

November 08 2013 From Korea with Love (PDF)

November 8, 2013 The amazing story of the sons of Andre Regimbald of the Royal 22e Regiment (PDF)

November 9, 2013 Many activities held in Ottawa to honor Canada’s Korean War Veterans (PDF)

November 10, 2013 Korean War Veterans feted at Festival of Lights in Niagara Falls (PDF)

November 11, 2013 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada ON REMEMBRANCE DAY (PDF)

November 16, 2013 Love and Duty in Korea, a fine Korean War historic novel now available as e-Book (PDF)

November 17. 2013 Remembrance services for Korean War Veterans held all across Canada (PDF)

November 25, 2013 Message from Senator Yonah Martin (PDF)

 

December Newsletters (4)

Dec 09, 2013 A life to remember: Roy Rushton to be nominated for D-Day medal (PDF)

Nomination Form(PDF)

Dec 15, 2013 Christmas at the Perley, 2013 (PDF)

Dec 23, 2013 Korean War Veterans in the United Kingdom launch new veterans association (PDF)

Memebership info (PDF)

Dec 25, 2013 GREETINGS FROM SENATOR MARTIN (PDF)

Seson's Greeting from Seantor Martin (PDF) and Statemnt Dec 12, 2013 (PDF)


 


 

 


 








 




 

 








 









 

 






 


 

 





 





 

 

























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