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 was hosted by M. Phillipe Zeller, Ambassador of France to Canada.  There were a total of sixteen recipients from across the province.  Other members of the Regimental Association that received their medals earlier are:  John Lambert, Wilfred Pound, Claude Provost, George Skerkowski and recently decreed but not yet awarded, Jake Urie.  We still have one member waiting to be decreed.

L to r: MWO Mike Lever, Chris Murphy, Linda Murphy, Maj. Dan McNeil, Gerry McCauley, Dan Mackay

Fred with General Gobillard.                                            Seated: Ed Cashman and Fred Hicks

Fred Hicks and General of the Army Herve GobillardIMG_5574