News & Events

We’ve Updated Our Badge!

We commissioned a new look for our badge in 2020 taking into account the red background of the serving Regiment, putting Lestock front and center, keeping a link to our past in the layout of the 1916 original windmill hat badge, and adding in the word “Association” to the banner.…

2020 Annual Banquet Cancelled

Due to the continued concern and uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, the Association regretfully announces that the 2020 Annual Banquet has been cancelled. Concern for our fellow Eddies, many of whom are aging and of uncertain health, has prompted this decision.

Cpl Michael Wood – Obituary

The following obituary appeared in the Edmonton Journal August 14, 2020: Michael Shaun Wood October 2, 1979 – August 2, 2020 With great sadness we announce the sudden passing of MichaelShaun Wood on August 2, 2020. Michael is survived by his mother, Dianne, and his children, Colby and Kinley. He…

LESTOCK DAY BBQ POSTPONED

Typically the BBQ that was formerly called Lestock Day has been held in June. With the Covid-19 lock-down and gradual re-opening we have been working through in Alberta it has been decided to postpone the event until September, 2020, at the earliest. More information to follow here when available.

David Pennington – Obituary

July 14, 1921 to March 24, 2020 Dave passed away peacefully at the Coronation Long Term Care Centre in Coronation, Alberta on the afternoon of March 24th at the age of 98 years. Dave was one of ten children born to Andrew and Agnes Pennington at their farm south west…

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…