Honouring service

West Shore veteran recognized with queen's medal for longtime service to Canada

  • Wed Jan 2nd, 2013 12:00pm
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Langford resident Harry Grooms

Honouring service

Langford resident Harry Grooms, left, accepts the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal during a ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park. On the right is Bruce Ferguson, national president of the Canadian Merchant Navy Veterans Association. Grooms was nominated to recognize his service to Canada as a member of overseas peacekeeping forces and for his longtime community service with the Royal Canadian Legion.