Veteran Stories:
Harold Walton

Army

  • Harold Walton, October 2009.

    The Memory Project; Historica Canada
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"He says, Can you fight? And I said, no. He said, well then, stay behind and keep them off my back"

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I was called to Provost Corps here in Calgary, after I had been a policeman here in Calgary. I was in the Provost Corps in Calgary. Yeah, we got into a fight with the air force over who sits in what area and we had to take three or four back to camp in the paddy wagon and lock them up overnight. Bill Smith, Smit,… He says, Can you fight? And I said, no. He said, well then, stay behind and keep them off my back, I’ll take the front, I’ll take these three on and you keep them off my back. So we got... We did alright.
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