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Please read the following news and events for the Association.

Legion of Honour – Alf Brooks

On December 19th, former Private Alfred Brooks was presented his Legion of Honour medal by LCol. Martial De Reviers, French Liaison Officer at the community hall in Severn Bridge ON.  Alf was accompanied by his extended family and his many

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70th Annual Reunion Weekend a great success!

The 70th Annual Reunion Weekend was a great success with over 40 attending the Wine and Cheese on Friday night and 172 diners on Saturday night for the main event. This year’s Mayor’s Award for Community Service was won by

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Passing of former Honorary Colonel Justice Jake Urie

The Cameron Regimental Family lost another major figure in former Honorary Colonel Justice John (Jack) Urie on Sunday, February 22, 2015. We Camerons knew him as “Jake.” His remarkable life and times and his relationship with his wife Dorothy are

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Jake Urie – Legion of Honour

On February 2nd former Honorary Colonel, Justice Jake Urie was presented his Legion of Honour medal by Colonel Guillaume Bourdeloux, French Liaison Officer at his residence.  Col Urie was accompanied by his wife and his many friends. From the Regiment,

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New Year’s Dinner 1 January 1945

Lynne Wickson provided this letter and a copy of the dinner menu which her husband Frank sent his mother from Europe on 2 January 1945.   Pte. F.E. Wickson, Tuesday 2 January 1945 ‘B’ Coy Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa Canadian

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Frank Davis – Legion of Honour

Frank Davis, 93, was presented his medal, rank of Knight of the French National Order of the Legion of Honour, by Ontario Command’s vice chair Ron Goebel at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 240 in Almonte on November 8th at the

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Edgar Bedard – Legion of Honour

Cpl. Edgar Bedard, 90, was presented his medal, rank of Knight of the French National Order of the Legion of Honour, by Allan Fell former president of 432 Royal Canadian Air Force (Algoma) of The Air Force Association of Canada

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Legion of Honour – Wilf Pound

On November 11 a group of Camerons traveled to Brighton, Ontario to present Wilfred Pound his Legion of Honour medal at the local Legion branch.  Mr Pound will be 95 in December but you couldn’t tell by how quick he

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Legion of Honour – Claude Provost

  On Tuesday 2 December in Moose Creek, Ontario, Claude Provost was presented with his medal by LCol Nicholas Lallemand De Driesen, French Army as the commanding officer, LCol Robert Patchett looks on.  Claude poses with the entire group: Left

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Legion of Honour – Fred Hicks

On Saturday 8 November S/Sgt (Ret’d) Fred Hicks was presented the Legion of Honour by General of the Army, Hervé Gobillard, President, Society of the members of the Legion of Honour at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa.  The event

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