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Baby Boy Owen Routley

Congratulations to the Routleys. Paige has a new baby brother.



Teresa Allman (the lady who made the magnificent Poppy Quilt) had created a baby quilt for new Owen.

Teresa is donating her lovely work(wo)manship by allowing the 56 Family Support Group to present one of her quilts to soldiers' families who have new arrivals.

Thanks so much Teresa. You are one special lady!

Brantford Air show

Brantford Air Show

Wednesday, August 27/14   12:00 until 18:00 hrs

Brenda and I will be at the Family Support Table with the Military.

We will be selling our FSG items as shown on Fundraising section of this website.

If you want any FSG items, come and say HI.

What an amazing one ever!

It was fun seeing familiar faces.

Landing on the roof of a that huge wind
CF-18....what a performance!

paris Fair

Paris Fair , Labour Day weekend

If you could help us from 12-6pm on one day, that would help us greatly. Even if you came for only 4 hours it would help.
Friday  Aug 29,      Sat aug 30,      Sun Aug 31 or    Monday, September 1st.
You would get a pass to get into the grounds.

Can you help us?

Thanks in advance,
Pat Cooke
(519) 805-4495 (new phone no)

Brenda and I will be selling our FSG items at the Air Show. We can both tend the tables.
Brantford Air Show,   Wed August 27th noon –6pm). Brenda and I will be selling our FSG items at the Air Show.

Have a great Canada Day weekend.


D Day Remembered

June 6th.....1944 On this day 70 years ago, Canadian Gunners were part of over 14,000 Canadians who participated in the D Day Landings. The Royal Canadian Navy contributed 110 ships and 10,000 sailors in support of the landings while the R.C.A.F helped prepare the invasion by bombing targets inland. On D-Day and during the ensuing campaign 15 R.C.A.F. Fighter and fighter bomber squadrons helped control the skies over Normandy and attacked enermy targets. On that day , Canadian suffered 1074 casualties including 359 KIA. We shall remember them.