Three of the Van Tassel Brothers from Digby Nova Scotia http://www.thememoryproject.com/digital-archive/profile.cfm?collectionid=51&cnf=kw
Left to right Norman Van Tassel served with the 2 QOR of C Wayne Van Tassel served with the 1st & 2nd Bn QOR of C and Clyde Richard served with the 2 RCR and Black Watch. Norm served in Korea with the 2 QOR and Clyde Richard served in Korea with the 2 RCR. All three served 4 terms and got out of the service. Clyde Richard passed away in 1996. Wayne resides in Timmins, Ont and Norm reside in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has enjoyed doing this blog hopefully you will enjoy reading it.
Korean War > Camaraderie > Norm Van Tassel
Members of C Coy 2 QOR of C the Last Regt to leave Korea
Lightfoot, Van Tassel & Staton all three from NS. This was their last day in Korea they are awaiting transportation to the ship Mar 1955
So called safe conduct passes
Bruce Wareing of LDSH (RC) during his tour of duty in Korea Bruce is sitting on Hill 355 (Note the barrel of the tank sticking out.
Member of the R22eR cleaning their Bren gun
Giving a treat to the ladies
Look at the face it tells the story
Checking out the Valley
Getting ready for a Patrol
The Home away from home no running water
The Bren Gun Section of D Company, 2 PPCLI in Korea.
Denis LaFreniere member of Unit 76 was a medical assistant in Company HQ with D Company and passed these pictures on to us . This is after the battle of Kapyong. It does give us the understanding of living conditions at the time.