Saturday, August 23, 2008

"Sgt. Steeley": Canadian Variant

The Canadian Press
23 August 2008

American urban legend adapted for fallen Canadian soldiers in Afghanistan

[...] A chain e-mail which circulated last month among military families and the general public paints a compelling first-person account of a traveller on an Air Canada flight sitting near a stoic soldier who is escorting the body of a comrade killed in Afghanistan home for burial. [...]

[A Canadian variant of the American "Sgt. Steeley" story.]