Branch 36 Honours and Awards
Ladies Auxiliary Presentations

Sunday, 4th March 2018
Opening Ceremonies

Toast to the Queen - Branch 36 President - Gord Sharpe

Toast to the Legion and Branch 36 - Past President - Mike Alkerton

Grace - Branch 36 Pastor - Jim Sandilands

Introductions - Honours and Awards Chair - Mike Alkerton / Bill Ralston


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                                                                                             All photographs courtesy of Paul Wright

Service Pin Award Presentations

2018 - Ordinary Members Eligible for Years of Service Pins

5 Years

Howard Eliot

Gerard Michaud

Wendy Muir

Joseph Petrozzi

Lazlo Pavonka

Ann Robertson

Laurance Webber

10 Years

James Brown

Mark Mainprize

15 Years

James Couper

Herbert Galifent

20 Years

Matthew Burse

John W. Clark

Raymond Shortman

25 Years

Morley Balinson

Ernest Bodden

30 Years

J.R. Sherring

Suzan Lybarger

35 Years

David Beck

Donald Knapp

David Macinness

40 Years

W.L. Hyslop

B.R. Stroud

45 Years

J.L. Buchanan

Stanley Rankine

M.J. Williamson

50 Years

Sterling Rayner

Michael Alkerton

55 Years

A.A. Alkerton


2018 - Associate Members Eligible for Years of Service Pins

5 Years

Robert Barnett

Anthony Bates

Janis Cort

Ruth May

Jonathan Millington

Chris Montgomery

Sandra Pulliam

Michael Raysford

Linda Rivers

Judy Shepalo

Brett Taylor

10 Years

Carly Arnold

Tony Bratschitch

Cheri Harrington

J. Lewis

John McCurdy

James Neadles

Raymond Richards

Adrian Romkes

Matthew Stempien

Angela Watson

15 Years

Robert Beeson

Beverly Brooks

Elmer Cantelo

Brian Lavery

Sara Lennard

Marvin McAvella

Bette Nixon

Evelyn Selbie

Peter Shepherd

Christoper Slote

Ruth Southall

20 Years

Alan Blackburn

Mark Johnston

Earl Lewis

Robert Townsend

25 Years

John Beattie

Peter Downey

Terrie Gubbins

John White


30 Years

Mary Hannah

Donna MacPherson

Rennie MacPherson

Christopher Sorbhy

P.J. Whittaker

35 Years

Steve Nicholson

40 Years

J.W. Bennitt

W.E. Buchanan

Sharron Harris

R.L. Prior

C.M. Theroux

D.C. Warren

45 Years

Grant Rumley

2018 - Affiliate Members Eligible for Years of Service Pins

5 Years

Arthur Cousiins

Frank Higgins

Brad Shobbrock

Gerry Wilkinson

Karen Wood

 10 Years

Ron Adamowich

Martin Herzog

Deborah Held

Shaun Hughes

Daniel Muchaluk

Ann Parker

Patricia Poyner

Robert Poyner

Delbert Willet

15 Years

Daniel Graydon

David Murphy

Robert Potticary

James Sandilands

David Sardella

Joseph Walsh

20 Years

Anna Boyce

Wayne Birch

Bill Cazdwell

Brad Cliff

Donald Durst

Glen Ehrlich

Rodger Fenton

R.J. Forrester

Edna Hall

E.W. Hopkins

Geraldine Hopkins

J.K. Hopkins

A.H. Ingram

R.A. Ingram

Stephen Jewell

Rich Lane

Roy Laufman

C.J. Lewington

Steven Lewington

Gary Livrock

Brian Mason

Peter McGinnis

20 Years

K.A. McIlroy

Glen McMurray

Gerry Malinkovic

Larry O'Connor

N.J. O'Connor

Paul Perrault

R.W. Potter

Mary Rumley

Clifford Sjobolm

J.G. Smith

Andrew Tapjna

Thelma Taylor

Andrew VanDerschee

Bruce White

Walter Willet

Robin Wright

Executive Officers - Medals - Presented by Gord Sharpe, President, Branch 36

Bill Ralson - 3rd Vice President bar

Dave Hawthorne - 2nd Vice President bar

Awards and Certificates

Dave Hawthorne - Poppy Fund Appreciation Award
Dave Howlett - Poppy Fund Appreciation Award
Jack Murnaghan - Poppy Fund Appreciation Award
Barb Parker - Poppy Fund Appreciation Award

Marie Kobolynski - Legion Certificate of Merit
Caitlin Robinson - Legion Certificate of Merit
Judy Wilson - Legion Certificate of Merit


Branch 36 Ladies Auxiliary

Debbie Cooley, Ladies Auxiliary President at Branch 36 presented a donation of $3,000 to Gord Sharpe, President of Branch 36

Charities Committee

Donation of $1,000 made to Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps Dundas
Donation of $1,000 made to 2685 Hamilton Wentworth Army Cadet Battery
Donation of $1,000 made to 735 Firebird Squadron Air Cadets

Dundas Poppy Fund

Donation of $15,000 made to Juravinski Hospital Cancer Research Unit

Donation of $15,000 made to St.Joseph's Villa in Dundas for Veterans Services
(Note:  Donation to St.Joseph's Villa made on Wednesday, 21st March, 2018)

2018 Legionnaire of the Year

Bryan 'Doc' White

Closing Ceremonies

Joyce Brown , Legion Zone B Commander delivers message to attendees

Closing comments by Gord Sharpe, President, Br. 36 and Mike Alkerton, Past President, Br. 36

God Save the Queen

March off the Colours

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