17 January 2021
  • Articles

    17 January 2021

    Exactly 77 years ago Cyril Devaux climbed aboard a Fairchild Cornell aircraft at RCAF station No. 5 EFTS High River in Alberta, Canada. His journey to this point began 7 months earlier when he departed [Read more]
  • Articles

    Closer to home

    Sometimes the inclination to think the best story is miles away has led us to miss the incredible information “hiding” in plain sight within easy reach. My mother’s sister Marina, and her husband Bernard Maingot [Read more]
  • Articles

    Caribbean at war

    Max Shingleton-Smith is about the same age now as I was when I stumbled on my father’s logbook. He is your average preteen facing down the same challenges of 2020 as kids his age around [Read more]
  • Cyril Devaux

    Tiger Moth N9151

    LAC Devaux earned his Pilot’s Flying Badge at No. 3 S.F.T.S Calgary – the log book is signed off on October 27th 1944. His last recorded flight in Canada is logged on October 24th with [Read more]
  • Veterans Breakfast Club

    Todd DePastino and VBC

    Todd DePastino has given so much support to TLBP that I am almost embarrassed. I hope his viewers are not tired of hearing about it. Thankfully the focus is very much on the signatories themselves [Read more]

Recent Signess

Signees

Henry Parham

Mr Henry Parham served in the segregated 320th Barrage Balloon Battalion, the only African American combat battalion to serve on D-Day. Today Mr. Parham is believed to be the last surviving member of this distinguished [Read more]

Signees

Joseph “Joe” Joiner

JOSEPH “JOE” JOINER – Colonel US Air Force, Fighter pilot I came across Mr. Joe Joiner’s incredible profile thanks to Michael Barns wonderful report https://www.statesman.com/news/20191111/happy-98th-austin-veteran-of-three-wars-is-still-holding-steady By happy coincidence my sister Anabel Kuhr lives 20 minutes [Read more]

Signees

Jack Holder

JACK HOLDER – US Navy, Pilot Mr. Jack Holder, veteran of Pearl Harbor, Midway, Guadalcanal, as well as Europe signed the Log Book on 29 August 2020. Holder’s remarkable story is told in the book [Read more]

Recent articles

Articles

17 January 2021

Exactly 77 years ago Cyril Devaux climbed aboard a Fairchild Cornell aircraft at RCAF station No. 5 EFTS High River in Alberta, Canada. His journey to this point began 7 months earlier when he departed [Read more]

Articles

Closer to home

Sometimes the inclination to think the best story is miles away has led us to miss the incredible information “hiding” in plain sight within easy reach. My mother’s sister Marina, and her husband Bernard Maingot [Read more]

Articles

Caribbean at war

Max Shingleton-Smith is about the same age now as I was when I stumbled on my father’s logbook. He is your average preteen facing down the same challenges of 2020 as kids his age around [Read more]

In the Spotlight

Hildegard Joseph

HILDEGARD AUGUSTE JOSEPH nee LACKMANN – German civilian, born in 1928 in Recklinghausen, Westphalia, Germany. In accordance with Hitler’s decree all young people had to work for the Reich for 1 year. In July 1943, [Read more]

Cyril Devaux

Articles

17 January 2021

Exactly 77 years ago Cyril Devaux climbed aboard a Fairchild Cornell aircraft at RCAF station No. 5 EFTS High River in Alberta, Canada. His journey to this point began 7 months earlier when he departed [Read more]

Cyril Devaux

Tiger Moth N9151

LAC Devaux earned his Pilot’s Flying Badge at No. 3 S.F.T.S Calgary – the log book is signed off on October 27th 1944. His last recorded flight in Canada is logged on October 24th with [Read more]

We remember

Obituaries

Veterans Breakfast Club

The Journey – 127 689 km