Bruce Forsyth

Author's details

Name: Bruce Forsyth
Date registered: April 23, 2014
URL: https://militarybruce.com

Biography

Bruce Forsyth served in the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve for 13 years (1987-2000). He served with units in Toronto, Hamilton & Windsor and worked or trained at CFB Esquimalt, CFB Halifax, CFB Petawawa, CFB Kingston, CFB Toronto, Camp Borden, The Burwash Training Area and LFCA Training Centre Meaford.

Latest posts

  1. Canada slips further into perdition as Trudeau bans single-use plastics — June 25, 2022
  2. Turning junk into a jewel – The Pride of Canada Carousel — June 23, 2022
  3. No plastic for you! – Canada’s activist Environment Minister bans single-use plastic — June 21, 2022
  4. Virtue-signalling hypocrite — June 21, 2022
  5. Chief throws Toronto Police officers under the bus — June 16, 2022

Most commented posts

  1. Canadian Army Training Centres of WWII — 73 comments
  2. Canada should issue a Cold War Victory Medal to its military — 39 comments
  3. Watching the Skies – The RCAF Ground Observer Corps — 32 comments
  4. Camp Borden – The birthplace of the RCAF and the historic home of the Canadian Armoured Corps — 25 comments
  5. Claresholm Industrial Airport has rich military past — 21 comments

Author's posts listings

USS The Sullivans is just one of the highlights at the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park

June 2022 The Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park in Buffalo, New York, is a popular tourist attraction for military enthusiasts. Situated along the Buffalo River, it’s the home to four decommissioned U.S. Navy vessels, United States Ship (USS) Little Rock, USS The Sullivans, USS Croaker and PTF-17, along with various aircraft, tanks, …

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Left-wing talking points are getting tiresome

June 2022 Although it’s highly unlikely that Andrea Horwath, or even Steven Del Duca, will defeat Premier Doug Ford on Thursday, I still would like to make some points for future reference.  When Horwath talks about Ford’s policies only benefitting “his buddies,” does she realize that “Ford’s buddies” would be her buddies too if she …

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Hamilton’s Auchmar Manor is an underappreciated jewel

May 2022 The southern Ontario city of Hamilton, at the far west end of Lake Ontario, has many historic buildings, a small number of which date back to when Ontario was known as Upper Canada. Sitting on an 8-acre property on Hamilton Mountain, at the corner of Fennel Avenue and West 5th Street, is one …

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Unique roadside attractions – The Stone Castle of Swan Lake

May 2022 An interesting roadside attraction can be found in the Borscht Belt town of Swan Lake, New York. The Stone Castle is a miniature version of a medieval castle, complete with a stone wall and a moat. The castle is hand-crafted and sitting atop a pedestal. Built by Italian stonemason Joe “Jojo” Moshini circa …

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Is the high cost of gas making electric vehicles a better choice?

May 2022 With the shockingly high, and rising, cost of gas across the country, many are considering buying an electric car.  Those who already drive E/Vs and/or advocate for E/Vs are saying the high cost of gas is exactly why we should have abandoned gas-powered cars a long time ago.  Those who have drunk the …

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Preservation of Don Mills and Brampton Bowstring Arch bridges see then enter their second century of use

April 2022 Old Don Mills Road Bridge Built over the Don River, in the Don Mills area of Toronto, in 1921, replacing a previous wooden bridge, this concrete bowstring arch bridge is unique amongst the bowstring bridges remaining in Ontario for its two unusual details at the ends of the arches. The last two panels …

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Useless proclamations – Steven Del Duca will ban handguns in Ontario if elected

April 2022 Mr. Del Duca and Liberal supporters, On what planet do you honestly believe that banning handguns will have any effect on gun crimes and violence?  There are already numerous laws on the books to deal with gun crimes, but criminals don’t care about any of them, so what makes any of you think …

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Self-inflicted wound? – Chief of Defence Staff admits to serious shortage of affordable military housing

April 2022 Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse for our chronically underfunded, underequipped, undermanned and underappreciated Canadian Armed Forces, Chief of Defence Staff General Wayne Eyre admitted on 14 April something that anyone in the military or who follows military issues has known for years: a lack of affordable housing options for …

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UK Prime Minister makes surprise visit to war-torn Ukraine – What about Junior?

Published in the Toronto Sun 22 April 2022 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s surprise visit to war-torn Kyiv on 9 April was both inspiring and a genius demonstration of support from the UK. In a way, I wish that our own Prime Minister Blackface would do the same thing, but on the other hand, I …

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Heroes of World War I – Sergeant William Merrifield, VC, MM

April 2022 The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to members of British and Commonwealth militaries in times of war. Since its inception in January 1856, the medal has been awarded 1,358 times to 1,355 individual recipients.  There is …

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