888 (Komox) Wing RCAFA
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This is the 2016/2017 Annual Veterans Ombudsman's Report.
In 2016-2017, the Office of the Veterans Ombudsman released the following Reviews and Reports:
1. Supporting Ill and Injured RCMP Members and Their Families: A Review
2. Fair Compensation to Veterans and Their Survivors for Pain and Suffering
3. Aon Hewitt report - Risk Assessment: Benchmark of Benefits for Disabled Veterans under the New Veterans Charter
A recent article for the Canadian Aviation Hall of Fame newsletter as a tribute to the 50th Anniversary of the Golden Centennaires. The team flew their last show on Nov 18th, 1967. For the Tutor team, it was their 121st show of the season, a phenomenal accomplishment by any standard. Forwarded to us by Syd Burrows.
The article was written by Dan (D.V.) Dempsey, High Flight Enterprises Ltd., of Victoria
Vintage Wings - This is a great site to get updated information on Vintage Wings. Y2K was a project started here in Comox and through this site you'll be able to get updated information on all of their projects.
That Others May Live (Chopper) - Jason Price (Official Video) - This is an excellent song & video by Randy Price (son of retired 19 Wing Commander 'Randy Price') on the continued heroic actions of SAR Techs.
Have a look at this fantastic story & plaque from 101 Sqn commemorating the work that Canadians performed in the bombing of the "Bridge over the River Kwai" the story, and now check out the FINAL RAID plaque! River Kwai Plaque