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MASTER WARRANT OFFICER W.K. (Willy) MacDonald, SMV, CD

 

MWO MacDonald awarded the Star of Military Valour for “Leadership and Courage under sustained and intense enemy fire while in Afghanistan 03 August 2006”.  

 

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PPCLI Commemorative Stamp packages are still available

Just in time to use with your Christmas cards. A book of 12 stamps is only $25, and it comes in an envelope with an engraved badge, and has copies of the Commemorative envelope and all the press releases. A sheet of 50 stamps is just $75 plus $2 shipping.

A framed sheet of 50 stamps is also available. This would be fine gift or keepsake.

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100th Regimental Anniversary - New Photos

 

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Routine Orders Bulletin Board...at a glance!

   
CinC 100th Regimental Birthday Message

 

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COR 100th Regimental Birthday Message

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PPCLI wine

Are you looking for a unique Christmas present?   You may wish to consider ordering some PPCLI Wine from Château des Charmes.   Ordering the wine is simple.   Use the attached order form and contact Michele Bosc at her email michele@chateaudescharmes.com   or by phone at 1-800-263-2541 ext 226.

The wines are a 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon at $14.95 per bottle. This is a mouth water black cherry, dark chocolate with a bit of spice and will keep well for the next few years.

The second wine is 2011 Unoaked Chardonnay for $12.95 per bottle.   This is fresh, crisp wine with notes of apple and pineapple.  

Shipping is a bit extra, but Château des Charmes will ship direct to your door.   The wine can be delivered within Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and BC.

 PPCLI Labeled Wine

The SW Ontario Branch of the Association and Château des Charmes are pleased to announce that you can now purchase PPCLI labelled Sparkling Wine.  

The Brut wine is priced at $26.95 per bottle and the Rose at $32.95.  

Wine Order Form New ...  

  

100th Info

 

Sirs, Gents,

 

From BGen (Ret’d) Kennedy and the Public Information Steering Committee (PISC)

 

For widest distribution, please.

 

“Much information is now available on the social media sites developed or being used for dissemination of anniversary-related materials. The info is largely generated by Grant Cree (our TwittererSupremo), Karen Storwick and others in the Anniversary Office PA cell.

 

Twitter.  Flickr.  Facebook.  You can easily monitor the Regiment’s 100th Anniversary activities on these social media sites to keep in the loop with regular updates.  When you follow Twitter, you will have hourly event coverage throughout the Edmonton and Ottawa Commemorations and every day of the Memorial Baton Relay.  If you have not joined Twitter yet - it is free and easy, and when you first sign up you will be asked to include several sites to follow - include the one below for the 100th.  Please re-tweet to all your friends. When you visit Flickr you see the fabulous online photo and video gallery.  As well,  Facebook enables you to connect with thousands of friends you haven’t seen in years, and much info circulates there - please repost info on your own Facebook sites. By re-tweeting, liking and re-posting, you will help reach all Canadians.  

 

Websites. Visit the Regiment’s website (ppcli.com) – at the bottom right corner you’ll see the  social media symbols - you can click on them.  Or click on the “100th Anniversary” tab for commemoration details.  

 

For your convenience, here’s the direct PPCLI social media links:

http://ppcli.com/ http://twitter.com/Patricias100th http://www.flickr.com/photos/124914224@N03/sets/

http://www.facebook.com/ppcli

https://www.facebook.com/ppcliassociation

 

[Plus:

http://ppcliassoc.ca

https://www.facebook.com/ppcli.assoc2

https://www.facebook.com/PpcliAssoc1

https://twitter.com/ppcliassoc     ...@ppcliassoc ]  

Blogspot.  In addition to these, there is a new blogspot at http://www.100thanniversaryblog.blogspot.com  .  This will provide articles and other information of a less immediate nature.  When you first visit the site, you can add your e-mail address for automatic notification of new posts at the upper right hand corner. It will then take you through a simple and short registration page.

 

Please disseminate widely, and feel free to cut and paste the main content of this message to web sites you administer or can comment on.

 

Vince Kennedy”

   
FIRST CALL! THE CANADIAN AIRBORNE FORCES ASSOCIATION

 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME

Funded jointly by CAFA and ARAC

 

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Latest VeteranVoice.info (VVi) Periodical

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PPCLI Foundation Update Apr 2014

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PPCLI Association Spring Bulletin 2014

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The Patricias - CENTURY OF SERVICE

Written by military historian David J. Bercuson, the author of a comprehensive history of the Regiment, The Patricia's honours the bravery of those whose commitment to serve Canada has helped to shape the nation.

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Alain Gaudet, 1 Commando in Cyprus 1974, Translation of the book Dien Bien Phu

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In Their Own Words

Canadian Stories of Valour and Bravery from Afghanistan, 2001-2007

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Association Dress Guidelines

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HAMILTON GAULT MEMORIAL FUND

  

PPCLI 100th Anniversary Site

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