Honours & Awards

2019

The Devon Legion's 70th annual Honours & Awards Ceremony was held on Saturday April 6th 2019 at 7 PM in the Devon Legion Hall. There was 55+ distinguished members and individuals in attendance at the Honours & Awards ceremony. Congratulations to all those that received their awards. Thanks to everyone who came out and participated in the ceremony.

The 2019 Medals, Bars, Plaques and Certificates Presented are as Follows:

 
Past Presidents Medal:
  • Warren Wood

Past Officer Medals:
  • Gerald Skocdopole
    • 2nd Vice President Bar
    • Poppy Campaign Bar (Co-Chair)
    • Executive Committe Bar
  • Leanne Anderson
    • Secretary Bar
    • Executive Committee Bar
  • Lawrence Monks
    • Treasurer Bar
    • Executive Committee Bar
  • Bob Wright
    • Service Officer Bar
    • Executive Committee Bar
  • Natasha Corkum
    • Executive Committee Bar

Branch Service Medals:
  • Lloyd McArthur
  • Lawrence Monks
  • Darren Krywiak

Friendship Award:
  • None Presented

Legionnaire of the Year:
  • Stanley Abma

 
Past Officer Bars:
  • Gerald Inkster
    • 1st Vice President Bar
    • 2nd Vice President Bar
  • Kris Searle
    • Membership Bar
    • By-Laws Bar
  • Stanley Abma
    • Poppy Campaign Bar (Co-Chair)
  • Brian Morris
    • Youth Educator Bar
Certificates of Merit:
  • B & G Pumpjack Service Ltd
  • Devon Glass Ltd
  • Lilli Bastian
  • Rita Giersch
Certificates of Appreciation:
  • Kim Grynke
  • Nav Canada
  • RCMP Cst Vincent West
  • Arctic Entertainment
  • Stanley Pumps
Long Service Awards:
  • Irma McKenzie (55 Years)
  • Lawrence Brewer (55 Years)
  • Robert Richardson  (55 Years)
  • Bill Clemens (70 Years)
Bells of Peace Plaques
  • Town of Devon
  • John Maland High School Band
  • Devon RCMP Detachment
  • Devon Legion Branch No. 247
  • 1 Combat Engineer Regiment
Other Awards:
  • Lloyd McArthur
    • RCL 90th Anniversary Medal
    • Canada 150th Medal
​​​​​​​Bells of Peace Certificates:
  • Aidon Freed
  • Evyn Gallant
  • Lauryn Huber
  • Kelsey Jones
  • Zack Jones
  • James Laidlaw
  • Johnna Rymes
  • Oliver Sacuta
  • Julie Shea
  • Mathew Shea
  • Clarence Samuelson
  • Jonathan Burgess
  • Tony Kulbisky
  • Mayor Ray Ralph
  • Lloyd McArthur
  • Brian Morris
  • Janice Morris
  • Stanley Abma
  • Warren Wood
  • Rev Dirk Jessen
  • Dave Watt
  • John Burdett
  • Gerald Skocdopole
  • RCMP Cst Vincent West
  • RCMP Sgt Jolene Nason
  • Jason Leblanc

The 2019 Membership Service Pins Presented are as Follows:
Ordinary
  • 5 Year
    • Bob Wright
  • 15 Year
    • Theodore Belke
  • 20 Year
    • Colleen Atkinson
  • 30 Year
    • Edward Reinert
  • 55 Year
    • Robert "Sandy" Richardson
    • Lawrence Brewer
  • 70 Year
    • Bill Clemens (Lifetime)
Associate
  • 5 Year
    • Christopher Clancy
    • Gary Kreye
    • Barb Nielsen
    • Alvin Purdy
    • Melvin Purdy
  • 20 Year
    • Janice Morris (Lifetime)
  • 30 Year
    • Chris Weinkauf
  • 35 Year
    • Vern Swanlund
  • 55 Year
    • Irma McKenzie
Affiliate
  • 5 Year
    • Roslyn Brown
    • Lorraine Inkster
  • 10 Year
    • Nick Semeniuk
  • 15 Year
    • Shawn Simms