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Re: Mike McGrattan Memorial Train - Admin Thread
« Reply #255 on: May 18, 2017, 03:27:14 AM »
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As per my previous post, the train is now back in Vancouver where its journey began, for visits to three final layouts including Greg Kennelly, Gary Hinshaw and Mark Dance.

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Re: Mike McGrattan Memorial Train - Admin Thread
« Reply #256 on: May 19, 2017, 02:54:01 PM »
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According to the Facebooks, it was a year ago today that we learned of Puddy's passing.  I propose a toast, to the safe travels of our memorial train, and to our departed member, mentor, and friend.  Here's to you, Mike.  Cheers!

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Re: Mike McGrattan Memorial Train - Admin Thread
« Reply #257 on: May 19, 2017, 03:05:15 PM »
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According to the Facebooks, it was a year ago today that we learned of Puddy's passing.  I propose a toast, to the safe travels of our memorial train, and to our departed member, mentor, and friend.  Here's to you, Mike.  Cheers!

Lee

+1.  Nothing can replace Pud's contributions to this community of ours (to say nothing of his family) but this memorial has been a great way to keep Mike in our thoughts.

Mike's involvement with RCAF veterans gave us something else to bond over.  So, as we say in the USAF of our fallen brother Airmen, "Here's a toast..."
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Re: Mike McGrattan Memorial Train - Admin Thread
« Reply #258 on: May 19, 2017, 07:19:13 PM »
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Hear, hear!

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Re: Mike McGrattan Memorial Train - Admin Thread
« Reply #259 on: Today at 01:26:04 AM »
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According to the Facebooks, it was a year ago today that we learned of Puddy's passing.  I propose a toast, to the safe travels of our memorial train, and to our departed member, mentor, and friend.  Here's to you, Mike.  Cheers!

Lee


Gary, Greg and I did exactly that over dinner last evening prior to the train's tour of Tehachapi, B.C.

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