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Demand Change to the New Veterans Charter

Posted on Oct 30th, 2014

The Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada is supporting the Royal Canadian Legion's letter…


Funeral and Burial Benefits Update

Posted on May 9th, 2013

The Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans in Canada (ANAVETS) firmly stands behind the campaign for…

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Were you once an Army Cadet?

Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

A call to all past Army Cadets, Can you attribute your personal or professional success to what…

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ANAVETS Elects Brian Phoenix as Dominion President

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013

ANAVETS is very happy to announce the election of Comrade Brian Phoenix as Dominion President. …


ANAVETS 51st Dominion Convention

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013

Members from coast to coast gathered in Winnipeg, Manitoba September 23-26, 2012 for the 51st…


Support for Helmets to Hardhats in Canada

Posted on Jun 1st, 2012

Veterans Affairs Minister Steven Blaney Reaffirms Harper Government's Support for Helmets to…


50th Biennial Convention

Posted on Jun 1st, 2011

Our 50th Biennial convention went off like clockwork, and from all reports, everyone had a good…


End of an Era

Posted on Jun 1st, 2010

On February 18, 2010, John "Jack" Babcock, Canada’s last WWI Veteran passed away. This event…


Honourary Life Membership – Mary McLeod

Posted on Jun 1st, 2010

Mary McLeod is shown receiving an Honourary Life Membership, on her retirement during their…




Judge Daniel F. Foley

Posted on Jun 1st, 2012

Daniel F. Foley, a native of Wabasha, Minn., was elected National Commander of The American Legion…



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Nova Scotia – Unit Locations

Nova Scotia (French: Nouvelle-Écosse; Scottish Gaelic: Alba Nuadh) is one of Canada's three…

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New Brunswick – Unit Location

New Brunswick (French: Nouveau-Brunswick) is one of Canada's three Maritime provinces and is the…

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Quebec – Unit Locations

Quebec - (French: Québec) It is the only Canadian province with a predominantly French-speaking…

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Ontario – Unit Locations

Ontario - is located in east-central Canada.It is Canada's most populous province or territory and…

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Manitoba & NW Ontario

Manitoba  -  is a Canadian prairie province. The province, with an area of 649,950 square…

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Saskatchewan – Unit Locations

Saskatchewan - has an area of 588,276 square kilometres (227,100 sq mi). Saskatchewan is bordered…


Alberta – Unit Locations

Alberta - It had a population of 3,645,257 in 2011, making it the most populous of Canada's three…

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British Columbia – Unit Locations

British Columbia - (French: la Colombie-Britannique, C.-B.) is the westernmost of Canada's…


Information for Members

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2013 Investing In Veterans’ Vocational Training


2012 Resolution Response from Minister of Veterans Affairs

A response from Steven Blaney P.C. MP to the Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada (ANAVETS) recommendations adopted at the 51st Biennial…

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Ombudsman’s Report-Improving The New Veterans Charter

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Honouring and Connecting with Canada’s Veterans: a National Veterans Identification Card

Honouring and Connecting with Canada's Veterans: a National Veterans Identification…

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Veterans Ombudsman Annual Report 2011-2012

Veterans Ombudsman Annual Report…

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Ombudsman’s Report on the Veteran’s Review and Appeal Board (VRAB)

2011 Veterans Ombudsman's Report- A matter of Procedural…


51st Dominion Convention Booklet


2010 Resolution on the Volunteer Medal and Response

A letter from Peter McKay addressing the review of resolutions that were passed at the Association’s 50th Biennial Dominion Convention. Read…


2010 Resolutions to Veterans Affairs Canada and Response

A response from Steven Blaney P.C. MP to the Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada (ANAVETS) recommendations adopted at the 50th Biennial…

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Report of the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs

On October 20, 2009, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs began a review of the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans…