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Old 22-08-19, 18:55
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Hi All

we are having and impromptu "Backyard" tank show/open house at our shop in Langley BC on September 07/2019. Everyone is welcome, admission and parking by donation. All proceeds raised will be going to Military Minds Inc. A non-profit group that raises awareness and and provides peer support for veterans suffering from PTSD.

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Active/retired/reserve military members free admission. Drive in Military Vehicle show with $350 prize for peoples choice best MV.

Food truck on site, lots of tanks, apc's, trucks, jeeps etc.

APC rides, space and safety permitting

Rain or shine, bring your vehicle, come hang out, have fun, all MV groups and clubs welcome, no attitudes just a fun day
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Old 23-08-19, 03:19
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Darn it, glad to hear things are active in your yard these days. Perhaps someone who can attend can video the event or line up, sorry I can not just drop by.
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Old 25-08-19, 22:43
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Ahhh thanks Harry!

Event will take place at:

19607 88 avenue
Langley BC


South of the #1Hwy, West of 200st, Enter off 196A street.

930AM until 5PM
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Old 25-08-19, 22:45
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Hi Robin

sorry to hear you won't make it out! We will take lots of pictures and video. We are going to be revealing our latest acquisition, definitely the only one in private hands in Canada so it will be worth a visit for armour fans.

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Old 30-08-19, 09:59
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There will be a $350 cash prize for peoples choice best Military Vehicle so bring your ride and win some $$$

Also a raffle to raise money for our chosen charity, Military Minds Inc. a non profit veteran staffed organization that helps vets suffering from PTSD find the resources they need. Raffle prize is 90 minute tank driving lesson on a Mk5 Centurion, with an actual serving Armoured Corp member as instructor!

Re-enactors welcome, admission by donation, rain or shine
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Old 12-09-19, 03:24
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Hello all

just wanted to do an after action report for our first ever military vehicle event. I am busy going through photos and video and will be posting some here as well as our event page which I will post a link to.

In the interest of brevity and the report to follow, suffice it to say it was a big success in our eyes, we could not be happier. Thanks to all that participated, attended and assisted. I will be naming names as well as how we did for our chosen charity, Military Minds Inc.

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