Veteran Edmour L’Arrivee awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
On Sunday January 13, 2013, MP Randy Hoback visited veteran Edmour L’Arrivee at his residence in Arborfield, Saskatchewan to present him with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition of his military service.
As a member of the Army Lord Strathcona Horse (Royal Canadians) armoured regiment, Edmour served in Canada, England, France, Belgium, Germany and Holland.
Edmour has been a member of the Royal Canadian Legion for 66 years. He also served as the Reeve of the Rural Municipality of Arborfield #456 and on the St. Lucy’s Parish Board.
On February 13, 2013, Edmour will celebrate his 97th Birthday.