Articles by 49thAssoc

Norman Edward Olson – Obituary

Norman Edward Olson died on March 9, 2020 at 11:09 pm. He was 102 years old.  He dedicated his life to his wife Rene, family and was committed to serving faithfully as a minister for the Community of Christ church. In recent years, Norman was often publicly celebrated for his…

Maurice White, Obituary

The family of Douglas Maurice White, and his Regimental family (The Loyal Edmonton Regiment) are sadden of the passing of Maurice White. Maurice was born in Coldwater, Ontario on January 2, 1925 and passed away in Devon Alberta on Sunday, January 12 ,2020. Maurice was one of sixteen children from…

AGM 2019

The Annual General Meeting will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 1400h in the Jefferson Armoury Snr NCO’s Mess, all members should plan on attending. Those wishing to join the Association Executive are invited to put their names forward at this time. If your membership has expired but you…

Remembrance Day 2019

This year the Association is planning to march on parade with the Regiment. For those Regimental Veterans who are wanting to participate please show up at City Hall, 0930h, in Association dress with medals. The plan is to march out to the Cenotaph behind the Regiment and participate in the…

WALK FOR VALOUR 2019

The 5km or 10km walk for Valour Place takes place Sunday, September 8, 2019. Event begins at 8am at RCMP HQ with a pancake breakfast and the event starting at 10am. For more information, see below.

2019 Annual Banquet Date Announced

Mark your calendars now! This year’s annual dinner will be held on October 19, 2019, at the Italian-Canadian Center, 14230 133 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, with a theme of UN Operations and Korea. We want to ensure this years event is especially unique to the Loyal Eddies and we are…

Upcoming Events

Please see attached list of upcoming events for the Regimental Family: July 31, 2019: Last Submissions for the FortyNiner August 16 -18, 2019: Army Run August 20, 2019: Association Executive Meeting September 4, 2019: Regimental Stand-Up September 17, 2019: Association Executive Meeting October 1, 2019: Notice sent to Members for…

MCpl Lloyd Edwin Mitchell, CD’s Obituary

October 23, 1946 ~ May 27, 2019 (age 72) It is with great sadness that the family of Lloyd Edwin Mitchell, of Wetaskiwin, Alberta announces his passing on May 27, 2019 at the age of 72.  He was surrounded by his loving wife and daughter at Wetaskiwin Hospital as he lost his long battle…

Col JH Quarton’s Obituary

The following obituary is for a former CO of the Battalion, Colonel Harry Quarton: November 22, 1922 – April 8, 2019It is with heavy hearts that the family of Col. J.H. “Harry” Quarton announces the death of their beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and uncle at his home in…