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2019 Poppy Campaign News Round Up


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BC, Yukon – Starting today Friday, October 25, Legion volunteers and local cadets will hit the streets with trays full of poppies to remember those who have given their lives for the freedom we enjoy, today.

Local stories of legion volunteers poppy tagging across BC and Yukon are popping up.

Here's this weeks Poppy Campaign news round up:

D-Day Coin Exchange

Canada Post will be hosting four Royal Canadian Mint D-Day circulation coin exchanges in the Vancouver area during the month of June. These events will be free and open to anyone interested. You can come and exchange your change for the new D-Day circulation toonie ($2). 

July 12, 2012: Introductions

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We’re pleased to announce that Mark Steele, Deputy Zone Commander North Shore Howe Sound, has been selected as the official Legion representative on the Canadian Forces (CF) Nijmegen March Team!

Only one representative is selected nation-wide, and Mark has received the honour to train and travel as part of the CF team! The CF Nijmegen March Team has been sponsored by The Royal Canadian Legion since 2000.

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