Thank you for the links but it's not the one I'm looking for. The Crash Landing link has a title of Opertion Homecoming when you watch the video. I'm looking for a video about UNPROFOR in Yugoslavia.
I'll keep looking, thanks again.
I have found a couple of leads. DND produced a documentary called "Witness to Evil" but that seems to deal with Rwanda and The Passionate Eye did one called "Crash Landing" (discussed in another thread elsewhere on this site). I have a friend who works for the CBC checking into the Passionate...
A few years ago my wife and I watched a documentary about our involvement in UNPROFOR. There was a lot of vets interviewed and they were very candid about the conditions that we served under. I can't for he life of me remember the nameof the documentary or even who produced it. Is there...
I may be chiming in a little late for this thread but I'll put in my two cents worth anyway. :)
I have to agree with RECCE GUY, ET AL. My experience here in Windsor, Ontario has been much the same as many of you. The ruling class (and even some of the employees, read bartenders) of the...
At the risk of opening a can of worms but since this topic started out talking about a revamp of the honours we receive for serving Canada, I have a suggestion about the SWASM and the GCS.
Historically, we (Britain) issued campaign stars which were worn before war medals. Examples of this are...
The Canadian Press
Updated: Tue. Aug. 11 2009 6:49 AM ET
OTTAWA — The military is recommending an overhaul of its medal system to address a growing number of complaints that have overshadowed the glittering honours awarded to troops who serve overseas.
National Defence has conducted a...
I guess this is whee my thoughts were taking me (from a related post from February 2007);
RHFC_piper raises an intersting point regarding the percentage of a unit involved in an operation to be eligible for a Battle Honour. From the reference noted above:
Normally, the rule that will be...
Harry's back with his comments about this story "Windsor police officers take crime fight to Kandahar". Here's the link: http://www.windsorstar.com/Windsor+officers+making+difference/1023559/story.html
(and a nice picture, if I do say so myself)