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3 edition of Our flag and the sailors of our empire found in the catalog.

Our flag and the sailors of our empire

Our flag and the sailors of our empire

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Published by s.n. in [Victoria, B.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flags -- Great Britain.,
  • Navies -- Great Britain.,
  • Merchant marine -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNavy League of Canada, Educational Department, B.C. Division, Victoria, B.C.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 76794
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (12 fr.)
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17506329M
    ISBN 100665767943

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Get this from a library. Our flag and the sailors of our empire. [Navy League of Canada. British Columbia Division. Educational Department.]. The book starts out by giving a couple explanations of why we carry or fly our flag.

Then it goes on to tell you about how our flag came about. It explains about the thirteen colonies, what the original flag's stripes and stars symbolized, where it was carried in to battle, how there was the Confederate flag, and then how we had 48 stars for along time until Alaska and Hawaii became states/5(99).

Explore the history of the Star-Spangled Banner in this nonfiction picture book that celebrates the women who created the flag.

The story begins inwhen the nation was once again at war with the British. Major George Armistead wanted to send a message to the British that declared that this land belonged to America.4/5.

Our flag and the sailors of our empire [electronic resource] / By Navy League of Canada. British Columbia Division. Educational Dept. Abstract. Cover onic of. This is a very well written children’s book about our current flag.

It gives a few facts of our flag history as well as how to respect and carry our flag. It also mentions the Star Spangled Banner as well as the Pledge of Allegiance. Every parent should read this little golden book to their child (ren).4/5.

From the chequered Formula 1 flag and the rainbow banner to historical standards and country flags, this book is packed with amazing facts, stories and curiosities behind some of the world's most iconic s: Appears in books from Page O'er the glad waters of the dark blue sea, Our thoughts as boundless, and our souls as free Far as the breeze can bear, the billows foam.

— -- James Bradley, the author of "Flags of Our Fathers," is convinced that his father John Bradley did raise an American flag on Iwo Jima's Mount Suribachi, but. Hundreds of sailors went to Captain's mast for trying to avoid it. They confined everyone to base the night before because they knew everyone was going to try and avoid it.

A bunch of the pre-BUDS baby SEALs passed out because they were bored and started doing hypoxic training. Nobody looked at the forecast. It was foggy as fuck and rainy. The Historical flags of the British Empire and the overseas territories refers to the various flags that were used across the various Dominions, Crown Colonies, Protectorates, territories which made up the British Empire and current Overseas flags that were used across the Empire (In particular the then Thirteen Colonies which would later become the United States of America.

Our Flag: Origin and Progress of the Flag of the United States of America, with an Introductory Account of the Symbols, Standards, Banners and Flags of Ancient and Modern Nations George Henry Reviews: 1. Tagged: Canada, canadian, History This topic has 9 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 9 years, 3 months ago by Wings2fly.

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Whether We are able to guard the Empire, and so prove Ourself worthy of Heaven’s blessings and repay the benevolence of Our Ancestors, depends upon the faithful discharge of your duties as soldiers and sailors.

If the majesty and power of Our Empire be impaired, do you share with Us the sorrow; if the glory of Our arms shine resplendent, We. History of Our Flag –On July 4th the flag becomes the first national symbol of the U.

–The Continental Congress resolves to have an unofficial emblem on June 14th. There will be 13 alternate red and white stripes and thirteen stars in a field of blue, representing the 13 colonies.

Empire Day was set up in after the death of Queen Victoria. It was held on her birthday, and was designed to enthuse children with the wonders of being a member of the great, global. Story of our Flag Rocks. This copy has definately been used many times over and over in classrooms, giving it a worn-out, spliced-up vibe that I love.

For one thing, they run through many of the early versions of the flag so fast it is impossible to remember anything.

(That and it's hard to take notes in a darkened classroom anyway!). "Flags of Our Fathers" by James Bradley tells the true story of the men who were the flag raisers in the iconic image taken during the horrific battle of Iwo Jima during the Pacific phase of World War II.

About This Book "The Empire upon which the sun never sets." We all know these words, and we say them with a somewhat proud and grand air, for that vast Empire is ours. It belongs to us, and we to it. But although we are proud of our Empire it may be that some of us know little of its history.

Get this from a library. Our flag. [Leslie Waller; Shannon Stirnweis] -- Find out how we came to have our American flag. This book was published just after Alaska and Hawaii were added to make an even 50 states in the United States. A nostalgic must read.

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ANDREW CROMBIE, 'East, Dulwich GrOve, London, S.E. 'Bankers.Our Empire Story - H. E. Marshall It is hard to tell too, who, among white men, first set foot on this great island. If one of the brave sailors of those far-off times did by chance touch upon its shore, he found little there to make him stay, or encourage him to return.

Once more he set up the British flag and claimed the whole eastern.Book Overview In FebruaryAmerican Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima -- and into history. Through a hail of machine-gun and mortar fire that left the beaches strewn with comrades, they battled to the island's highest peak.

And after climbing through a landscape of hell itself, they raised a flag.