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Dec 01, 2014, 13:18 ET

War Amps presses Government to do the right thing for Canada's Thalidomide victims

OTTAWA, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - The War Amps is urging the Government to adopt the specific terms and provisions of a proposal put forward by the...

Dec 10, 2013, 15:37 ET

War Amps commends Gov't for implementing recommendations of the Association's Task Force Report to cut red tape for seriously disabled veterans

OTTAWA, Dec. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The War Amps today commended the Government of Canada for adopting the Association's recommendations to cut red...

Nov 30, 2013, 20:22 ET

War Amps Mourns Passing Of Cliff Chadderton (1919 -2013)

OTTAWA, Nov. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - It is with great sadness that The War Amps announces the death of Cliff Chadderton, 94, who served as the...

Nov 26, 2013, 11:00 ET

War Amps to partner with Department of National Defence in assisting amputee soldiers

EDMONTON, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - The War Amps is pleased to be entering into a collaborative partnership with The Department of National Defence...

Oct 21, 2013, 12:04 ET

War Amps releasing entire collection of historic army newsreels online for the first time

OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The War Amps is launching a "Newsreel of the Week" project that will make the complete set of The Canadian Army...

Oct 15, 2013, 13:55 ET

War Amps releasing entire collection of historic army newsreels online for the first time

OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The War Amps is launching a "Newsreel of the Week" project that will make the complete set of The Canadian Army...

Oct 07, 2013, 11:57 ET

Stampeders team up with five-year-old War Amps "Champ" to pass on PLAYSAFE message

OTTAWA, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Having lost his left leg in a lawnmower accident, Roan Heck, 5, of Stettler, AB, is well qualified to alert other...

Nov 01, 2012, 11:52 ET

War Amps marks Remembrance Day with new short productions

OTTAWA, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Over the years, The War Amps has been recognized for its internationally award-winning Military Heritage...

Jun 22, 2012, 12:40 ET

War Amps marks Bomber Command Memorial unveiling with release of memoir "Grandpa's War in Bomber Command"

OTTAWA, June 22, 2012 /CNW/ - To mark the Queen's unveiling of the Bomber Command Memorial in London, UK, on June 28, The War Amps is releasing...