The Rotary Club of Toronto Sunrise welcomed Gerry O'Pray as our guest speaker.  Gerry provided a short overview of Canadian military history and his personal experience as a member of the United Nations mission in the Congo.  When Canada was seeking input on a new Canadian flag in the early 60's, Gerry submitted his concept, shown in this picture.
Gerry brought his helmet to illustrate the size and weight which he wore while on his mission.  Mary Lou tried on the helmet to get a sense of the experience.
Jim thanked Gerry for his presentation, a conversation which many members felt personal connections to, and which made us proud of the men and women who serve in the Canadian Forces.
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