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Oct 17 Make sure that you vote for Forgotten Heroes, a video about Canadians in the Battle of Hong Kong. Voting is open until noon on Oct 18th (Pacific Time). The music video will have singing/acting scenes, documentary footage, digital effects and animation.
Oct 3 From Mike Babin: As previously reported, a new book has been published which tells the stories of Canadian Jewish soldiers during their service in WW II, including a number of 'C' Force members.  The book’s author, Ellen Bessner, will be giving talks on her book in Ottawa on November 4 and Winnipeg on November 11.  Click on the links for details on time and location.  Everyone is welcome!
Oct 3 Summary of September Board of Directors meeting published. Next meeting is the 4th Wed in Oct.
Updated Oct 3 From Kathie Carlson: Upcoming HKVCA Plaque Unveilings are listed below. If you're nearby, why not attend and show your support.
  1. High River, AB. on Monday, October 22nd,  at 10:30 a.m., at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 71. The address is #25 – 8th Ave South East, (Veterans Way).

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Our Mission:

To educate all Canadians on the role of Canada's soldiers in the Battle of Hong Kong and on the effects of the internment of the battle’s survivors on both the soldiers and their families. We also assist in the support and welfare of Hong Kong veterans and their widows.

In Memory

(Earlier death notices may be found in the current edition of our quarterly national newsletter)

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In Memoriam

Helen B. Hunt, widow of Sydney Skelton, RRC, on Sept 4, 2018 (obituary)

(Earlier entries moved to the current edition of our quarterly national newsletter on Sept 6)

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Recognizing Their Valour - The Memorial Wall

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