Definition of Courage: Warrant Officer Roger Perreault
Roger Your courage and your strength, and that of your wife and children are to be commended by all Canadian Citizens, Ve.......
SISIP Clawback News Articles
SISIP Clawback News Articles
A few of the news articles referring to the SISIP Clawback:
The Canadian Press http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20090618/soldier_pension_090618/20090618?hub=Canada
End injustice to our veterans
End injustice to our veterans By JOHN LABELLE Are military/RCMP veterans worthy of having their CPP benefits exempted from the reduction applied to their pension when they attain age 65, or sooner if they become disabled, when senators, MPs and judge advocates are exempted? While veterans appreciate the recession situation, passing Bill C-201 would n.......
Military refuses to give details on JTF2 troops to Veterans Affairs
Elite unit is so secretive soldiers can't get disability benefits: Military refuses to give details on JTF2 troops to Veterans Affairs
The Ottawa Citizen February 8, 2005 By David Pugliese
The intense secrecy surrounding the Ottawa-based Joint Task Force 2 special forces unit is preventing injured commandos from obtaining disability benefits.
Ottawa Citizen Dave Brown October 9, 2005 Canada's gold diggers, those gorgeous younger women who would take advantage of aged military veterans, should unite in a class action defamation suit aimed at the Canadian government. The challenging question in the suit would be: How stupid do you think we are?
Reg Warkentin of Kingston is one of those v.......
Agent Orange Gleaner Article 1
The Canadian military will be looking in the wrong place if they conduct more soil tests at a CFB Gagetown herbicide dump this summer, says an Agent Orange expert. Dr. Wayne Dwernychuk has spent years studying Agent Orange's after-effects in Vietnam and is the senior vice-president of Hatfield Consultants Ltd., a British Columbia-based research comp.......
Agent Orange Gleaner Article 2
Tips from veteran leads to possible dump sites
A Black Watch veteran's suggestion of where to look for buried Agent Orange barrels might have turned up a valuable clue for Canadian Forces Base Gagetown officials.
David Weir was a soldier while the toxic herbicides were being sprayed in 1966 and 1967, and he remembers seeing about 25 or 30 used bar.......
Vet blasts study to debunk Gulf War Syndrome
Vet blasts study to debunk Gulf War Syndrome Research similar to U.S. and British surveys KEYWORDS: ""PTSD"" OR ""POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER"" OR ""POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER"", ""DEPLETED URANIUM"", ""GULF WAR"" NEAR ""SYNDROME"", ""SADDAM"" OR ""SADDAM HUSSEIN"", ""INVASION OF IRAQ"" OR ""INVASION OF IRAK"", ""DEFENCE PERSONNEL"" OR ""MILITA.......
Gulf War veterans' cancer rates average
Gulf War veterans' cancer rates average StatsCan KEYWORDS: ""CANADIAN SOLDIER*"" AND NOT (""SADDAM HUSSEIN"" OR ""FIRST WORLD WAR"" OR ""SECOND WORLD WAR""), ""CANADIAN SOLDIER*"" A new study finds that Gulf War veterans showed no higher incidence of cancer, or death from all causes, than other military personnel or the general population. In.......