Collection by Paul Williams


Poppy Power: Prince Edward County Defends Veterans Rights

Update for November 8, 2016: From Dan Doyle, owner of Picton McDonalds, “I wanted to reach out about the situation that was referenced. As a proud local businessman and member of the communit…

Anzac We Will Remember Them Cotton Quilting Fabric Panel

Anzac We Will Remember Them Cotton Quilting Fabric Panel is designed by Kennard and Kennard. Remembering is a collection honouring our heroic soldiers. The panel is 100% cotton and approximately 36 inches x 44 inches. (91 cm x 112 cms). While every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the colours depicted in our images, please be aware that due to monitor resolution, lighting etc it is almost impossible to represent colour to 100% accuracy.

Taffy Waits -

Pictured are Corporal Austin Edwards, his horse Taffy, and all equipment. Corporal Edwards was seriously wounded at the Battle of Romani. During the battle, Taffy stood still for his wounded rider to remount and escape. Military Articles & Anecdotes THE AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE AT WAR 1914 – 1918 By Lt Col Edwin L. Kennedy Jnr . US Army Artist’s...


Dave Cano's history blog in and of my home towns of Fort William and Port Arthur, Ontario (now Thunder Bay)....including Hot Rods, Jalopy Racing, old car stuff & many more interesting posts that celebrate important holidays and also generally what I like including some personal and also donated memories of interest from "The Hotrods and Jalopies era"...Mainly from the 1920s to the 1960s....

Remberance Day

Remberance Day

Remembrance Sunday Armistice

Remembrance Sunday Armistice

"November pierces with its bleak remembrance Of all the bitterness and waste of war. Our silence tries but fails to make a semblance Of that lost peace they thought worth fighting for...." - opening lines of "Silence" by Malcolm Guite

Silence; a sonnet for Remembrance Day

Last year on Remembrance Day I was at home listening to the radio when the time came for the Two Minutes Silence. suddenly the radio itself went quiet. I had not moved to turn the dial or adjust th…

We Remember [nous nous souvenons, recordamos, noi ricordiamo, 我们记得]

Good Day, Beautiful People! Wow! Last year this time, I wrote about Rememberance Day! Seems not long ago, yet a year has come to pass. Today, is Rememberance D…

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“We remember. #soldiers #remember #PTSD #army #navy #marines #airforce #coastguard”

Lest We Forget


Today is ANZAC day in Australia and New Zealand. It is a public holiday and many people take the opportunity to attend a local Dawn Service. My youngest daughter and I both go and work at the same school. It is a local Catholic College and it is well known for its interest and participation in Social justice issues. I was so proud when Little volunteered to represent the school at the dawn service this year. At 4.30 this morning we were up and dressed ready to travel a few minutes drive to…

German Panzer Relics Recovered in Europe

During World War II when Bulgaria joined the Axis powers in fighting the Soviet Union, they were given some 97 German Panzer IV tanks, about 100