Veterans


Trudeau Liberals spend $213,000 taxpayer dollars to defend defamation of veteran

O'Regan wrote that the long-time veteran's rights advocate was "stating mistruths about Pension for Life," a program which helps injured Canadian veterans, and that he was "doing so to suit [his] own agenda."

Noah David Alter

Disabled veterans waiting years for benefits they are supposed to get in weeks

New data shows disabled veterans are waiting years and years for benefits that the government says should have been processed in just sixteen weeks.

Joe Vaughan

Criminal charges laid against two veterans' home leaders for poor handling of pandemic

Two former managers of a veterans' home in Massachusetts have been charged criminally for their actions which led to residents getting sick from COVID-19.

James Anthony

99-year-old veteran half way through fundraiser challenge to walk a million steps

Gord says he was inspired by Tom Moore, an English War veteran who raised a large amount of money for charity by doing 100 laps around his garden before turning 100. (Photo: CP24)

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

99-year-old veteran walks 100 kilometres for COVID-19 research

Back in April, George Markow, a 99-year-old WWII veteran who lives in Newmarket, Ontario, set a goal to walk 100 kilometres while raising money for COVID-19 medical research. Yesterday morning, Mr. Markow completed his goal.

Joe Vaughan

US Marine on 300-mile hike to raise awareness for veteran suicide

A United States Marine veteran is on an approximate 300-mile walk to raise awareness about veteran suicide.

Mia Cathell

Veteran speaks out after BLM mob tries to have her removed from school board for supporting police

A Pennsylvania woman and US Army veteran who was caught on video protesting for Blue Lives Matter, has spoken out after a petition was launched to remove her from her volunteer position on her local school board.

Libby Emmons

World War II veteran celebrates 100th birthday in Kingston

A World War II veteran celebrated his 100th birthday in Kingston, Ont., on Monday.

Sam Edwards

Patriot visits graves of fallen soldiers for those who can't this Memorial Day

Undertaking a mission of kindness on this Memorial Day was Emily Domenech, who posted her intention of visiting her grandfather's grave and offered to visit the graves of others, as well.

Libby Emmons

101-year-old BC World War II veteran sets out to raise $101,000 for coronavirus charity by walking 101 laps

Hillman, who was born in Wales in 1919, says his motivation will be his wife of 79 years, Irene Hillman. He has already raised an impressive $36,846.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

WWII vet who walked to raise £29 million for the NHS received 125,000 cards for 100th birthday

An English Second World War veteran—known as Captain Tom—has raised over £29 million for the NHS and people are showing their gratitude.

Sam Edwards

WWII veteran raises over £2M for NHS charities at 99 years old

A 99 year old army veteran has raised over £2 million to assist the NHS in its fight against coronavirus by doing laps in his garden.

Sam Edwards

Canadian war veteran wants 100 birthday cards for his 100th birthday

Canadian war veteran Fred Arsenault, who served with the Cape Breton Highlanders during World War II, had his photo posted to Reddit, where it went viral.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Ontario politician pushes to prioritize Remembrance Day

London – Shawn Lewis, Ward 2 Coun. brought forth a motion to move the annual London Santa Claus Parade at Tuesday’s Community and Protective Services.

Quinn Patrick

Veteran wakes up out of a coma just in time for Christmas

A Christmas miracle occurred in Nebraska, where a “Purple Heart” veteran woke out of a coma after suffering a brain injury.

Siddak Ahuja