Remembrance Day 2009
When my dad found out he was being posted overseas in two weeks, he married my mom. This happened in the same way for many couples of that time.
He was a pilot and flew Lancaster and Halifax Bomber on many missions. Dad has told us many tales of his time in the RCAF Squadron 429. At age 90, dressed in his airforce jacket deccprated with his wings and medals, I am sure he will be thinking of the many and varied experiences he had during the war years tomorrow on Remembrance Day.
Crippled, bent, alone he stays