A lot can happen in a day. The expanse of a day can encompass a plethora of emotions and activities that shape the course of destinies forever. Sixty- nine years ago today, three Ghanaian Ex-Servicemen decided to demand of the Colonial British Police, then stationed in Ghana , and after returning from the World Wars, for their benefits promised them as payment for signing up and joining Britain to fight. Soldiers like these three men fought a victorious battle alongside British Soldiers; they returned to Ghana and did not received the pension benefits and gratuities promised to them by the Governor of the Gold Coast.