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Aboriginal Veterans Society of Alberta: helping veterans make connections – Fairview Post

Indigenous people have been part of Canada’s military efforts since the War of 1812. They numbered in the thousands in World Wars 1 and 2, and the Korean War. Their marksmanship and stealth on the battlefield was impressive; some were decorated for their bravery. But returning home, Indigenous people encountered battles of a different kind, […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 202121 Views

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Maskwacis Cree Honour Indigenous War Veterans – The Star

Nov. 12, 2021 (ANNews) – November 8 is National Indigenous Remembrance Day – a day when Canadians recognize and remember the military service by First Nation, Metis, and Inuit communities. Maskwacis held their annual Maskwacis Cree Indigenous Remembrance Day in front of the Maskwacis cenotaph, which pays tribute to Indigenous war veterans from each of […]

by ahnationtalk on November 12, 202125 Views

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Returning Indigenous soldiers lack support in Alberta, says veterans organization – CBC

Nov 11, 2021 Up to 12,000 Indigenous people are estimated to have served Canada in battle Canada is failing to support Indigenous veterans after they return home from military service, especially in rural Alberta, according to an Indigenous veterans organization. The Royal Canadian Legion provides help to veterans in cities, but more help is needed in remote areas […]

by ahnationtalk on November 11, 202125 Views

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Indigenous Veterans Day: Minister Wilson

Minister of Indigenous Relations, Rick Wilson, issued the following statement on Indigenous Veterans Day: “I invite people in Alberta to remember the thousands of Indigenous veterans who bravely served Canada throughout our history. “Indigenous men and women served in World War I, World War II, the Korean War and more recent conflicts in the Middle […]

by ahnationtalk on November 8, 202119 Views

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