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  1. larry Strong

    "The Magnificent Seven”

    From the Legion magazine....not a story I knew about.... https://legionmagazine.com/en/2005/11/the-magnificent-seven/ May they rest in peace.... Cheers Larry
  2. larry Strong

    "O" Group

    "O" group The 251 is an older built Esci/Ertl repaint and the figures are commercially available. IIRC the Div CO himself is from the OOP Hasegawa 234/1 kit. The ladder on the side can be seen in many period photo's of command tracks. A quick guess would say it is an easier way to enter the...
  3. larry Strong

    Active Shooter / Hostile Event ( ASHE ) prevention / response

    https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/school-officer-never-went-inside-to-confront-gunman-florida-sheriff-says-1.3815440 Those kids were left to die......FML Cheers Larry
  4. larry Strong

    NATO command badge

    Hi I am not sure if this is the right spot for this....Feel free to move it if not. I am looking to find out what this badge was for...... Thanks for the help Cheers Larry
  5. larry Strong

    Canadian Intelligence Corps Museum

    Hi all. Does the current version of the CIC have a Regimental museum? If so can someone provide an address of some sort please. Cheers Larry [Edit Title to clarify post.]
  6. larry Strong

    Unknown insignia

    Hi Anyone recognize this? Thanks Larry
  7. larry Strong

    The International Commission for Supervision and Control Indo-China Medal

    Hi All Was this medal - middle - authorized for wear? Thanks for your help
  8. larry Strong

    RCD brass shoulder insignia

    Does anyone know when the RCD were first issued brass shoulder insignia? Thanks Larry
  9. larry Strong

    The remains of Germany's top tank ace are found

    The remains of a German soldier regarded as the world’s greatest ever tank ace have been found in a grave in the Czech Republic. The highest scoring tank ace of WWII was Germany’s Kurt Knispel.  Knispel total tank kills were confirmed at 168, with some unconfirmed estimates stating that total...
  10. larry Strong

    50's RCN Chaplains boards

    I picked these up at the gunshow in Calgary today. Thought they might be of interest to some of the naval members on the forum. Larry
  11. larry Strong

    RIP Stompin' Tom Connors

    Stompin' Tom Conners whose toe-tapping musical spirit and fierce patriotism established him as one of Canada's strongest cultural icons, has died. He was 77. Here is is signing our national anthem http://youtu.be/uxIJPMVHBDk A couple other songs of his...
  12. larry Strong

    DNA Directly Photographed

    DNA directly photographed for the first time. It is reproduced under the Fair Dealing provisions of the Copyright Act from Yahoo news. Go to the link for the photo's Larry http://news.yahoo.com/dna-directly-photographed-first-time-193138553.html
  13. larry Strong

    Field photo's of 4CMBG

    Hi All I am looking for photo's of 4 CMBG in the field on ex during the '80s. I would like both "on the move" and deployed if possible. I am about to start recreating - as time permits - the Bde for tabletop wargaming using Rapid Fire rules. I did search the forum, however nothing showed up...
  14. larry Strong

    Avalanche buries Pakistani soldiers on the Siachen glacier

    Mother nature strikes in the worlds highest battlefield. Reproduced under the Fair Dealing provisions of the Copyright Act from CTV http://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/TopStories/20120407/siachen-glacier-pakistan-avalanche-120407/ Avalanche buries Pakistani soldiers on Himalayan glacier
  15. larry Strong

    A mothers love

    An amazing story narrated by Gary Sinise at a Veteran's Award dinner http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETeB2JnpXiU
  16. larry Strong

    Molson Coors to curb sales of high-alcohol beer

    You don't see corporations giving up large sales for the "good of the community"! I say "Bravo" to Molson Coors. Shared in accordance with the "fair dealing" provisions, Section 29, of the Copyright Act...
  17. larry Strong

    Twitter account attacking Toews tied to Parliament

    Not sure where to put this so if there is a better thread to add this to, feel free to move it. Shared in accordance with the "fair dealing" provisions, Section 29, of the Copyright Act. Seems like someone inside the House of Commons may be tweeting private information. I hpoe they are cought...
  18. larry Strong

    Pre unification Officer? epaulets

    Found these at the Red Deer antique show......What are they?? Thanks for your help Larry
  19. larry Strong

    Braille scale ambulances

    I do WW2 war gaming using Rapid Fire rules. These are for the PzGdr elements of the Fuhrer Grenadier Brigade build that i am doing to use in some late war eastern front scenarios that I am designing. The first is an old Esci/Ertl 251 ausf C kit, you can see the damage from when I removed the...
  20. larry Strong

    What's your "Timmies" stats?

    I imagine that most of us milk Timmie's for all it's worth....rack up missions, find int etc. so i was curious to see where others are at. My Timmie's is at level 62 for training and I am at level 18 29% in missions. So what levels are you all at? Larry