• The November Events Calendar is now ready for viewing. Please go to the “Events” tab on the Menu Bar, the November Calendar will be the first drop-down entry. Also please note that there is another General Meeting on Sunday, November 20 at 2:00 pm. Or, you can click on the title to view directly in this post. Then click on the calendar to enlarge it.

  • New Cenotaph Plaques Dedication

    On June 15, the new updated plaques on the cenotaph were dedicated.  Legion members present were Wendy Schmidt, Kelly Watson, John Molnar, Sheila and Peter Slade, Jim Happer, Daniel and Libby Bucar, Harvey and Marilyn Goodwin. Also in attendance were Bruce Banman, MLA for Abbotsford South, Abbotsford City Councillor Sandy Blue, Kris Foulds from The Reach and others.

    Please go to “News” on the Menu bar and use the drop down tab New Cenotaph Plaques Dedication for more information and the link to the story in the Abbotsford News.

  • John Molnar – Medal from Korean Government

    John Molnar during Canada Day Parade 2019

    Please go to the “News” on Menu Bar and use the drop down tab to access this story in full.

    Long-time member of the branch, John Molnar, accompanied by branch Vice-President Kelly Watson, were invited by the Government of South Korea, to the city of Seoul, where John was awarded the Ambassador of Peace Medal. John served on the Royal Canadian Navy destroyer, HMCS Cayuga, which was sent in 1950 as part of an initial flotilla of three destroyers, to assist in pushing back the North Korean military who had invaded the South. A full report can be found in the report of Jessica Peters in the Abbotsford News edition of July 28. (See later).

    John returned as part of a peacekeeping mission in 1953, this time the Cayuga also had a seaman Dan Noorgard, another long term member off branch 15, and a good friend of John.

    To read the article from the Abbotsford News please click the following url.

    https://www.abbynews.com/news/91-year-old-veteran-from-abbotsford-honoured-by-south-korean-president/

  • Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Medallion

    Please go to the “News” on Menu Bar and use the drop down tab to access this story in full.

    On June 17 John Molnar WWII veteran and Kelly Watson Vice-President, both of branch 15 were awarded this medallion, along with forty four other persons from Abbotsford.  Ed Fast, MP for Abbotsford presented the medallions.  Please click on the following link to read the full report from the Abbotsford News:

    https://www.abbynews.com/community/photos-queens-platinum-jubilee-medallion-presented-to-46-in-abbotsford/

  • This is now repaired (thank you Darin) so simply click on to “Home” in the Menu Bar as before. Furthermore rue drop-down tabs under each Menu Bar heading are now also working.