Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

On September 6, 2018, the Honourable Janet Austin, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, presented the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers to 40 British Columbians at Government House.  Recipients are as follows: Gordon Barrett – North Vancouver Curtis Becker – Victoria Commander Peter Betcher – Nanaimo Bonnie Blackhall – Campbell River Robert Bowes – Burnaby Carl Brownell – Chilliwack Erick Carreras – New Westminster Nina Graham – Richmond...

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Order of St John

The following British Columbians have been admitted to or promoted within the Order of St John Knight Roy Howard James Large, Duncan   Commander Frederica Eleonore Margarethe Gibson, Mission John Edgar Nadeau, Whistler   Officer Edward David Hodgins, Victoria Ross Nicholls, Victoria Jonathan Richard Wallace, North Saanich   Member Romano Oseo Acconci, C.D., Victoria Trudie Marlene Bonbernard, Kamloops Captain John David...

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Meritorious Service Decorations

Meritorious Service Decorations

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented the Meritorious Service Decorations (Civil Division) to 49 recipients from various sectors across the country at Rideau Hall,  Thursday, June 23, 2017.  The following British Columbians wlll be honoured: Meritorious Service Medal John Michael Baigent, M.S.M. (deceased) – Enderby Robert Cullimore Blacker, M.S.M. – Richmond Michelle Bruce, M.S.M....

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BC Firefighter Medal of Bravery

BC Firefighter Medal of Bravery

Captain Kit Little of the District of North Vancouver’s Fire and Rescue Services has been honoured with a rare medal of bravery for his courageous actions in saving the life of a woman trapped in an apartment fire. Click here to learn more.    

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Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

Her Honour the Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, presented the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers, on behalf of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, to 31 recipients from British Columbia on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, at a ceremony at Government House. The recipients are: Carolyn Archibald – Gibsons Bart Armstrong – Victoria Danielle Ashworth – Chemainus...

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