77th ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY

World War II Veteran, Sir Harold Rowden honoured for his role on D-Day at Juno Beach  at the Haliburton Legion to commemorate the 77th Anniversary of D-Day
June 6, 2021

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Posted with the permission of Fred Pyziak

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Zone 4 Legion Commander, Linda Battams came to honour Harold for his service.

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Thank you to Rick Jones, Fred Pyziak, Wendy Evenden for permission to use their photos, Kathryn Kidd for permission to use her  photos and videos and newspaper coverage by The Highlander and the Haliburton County Echo.

Organizers
Mark Duggan
Kevin Dunlop
Jim Bird
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 129 Haliburton


Legion Representative:
President: Don Pitman
Zone 4 Commander: Linda Battams
Past President:  Paul Sisson
PRO:  Linda Heeps
SGT-at-Arms:  Nick Byrant
Poppy Chair:  Lynn Pitman
Legion member:  Callum Woods

 

Haliburton Legion Colour Party
Nick Bryant ~ Sgt at Arms
Roger Yearwood
Val Jarvis
Joe Rogers
Alex McCracken
Andrew Friskton
Mervin Barrand

 

Haliburton Highlanders Pipes & Drums:
Trumpeter:  Andy Salvatori
Piper:  Jim Thompson

 

Motorcycle Clubs Members:

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Haliburton Legion Colour Party
Haliburton Legion Colour Party
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Harold Rowden talking with Legion President Don Pitman
Harold Rowden talking with Legion President Don Pitman
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Harold Rowden
Harold Rowden
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Harold with photo of his unit
Harold with photo of his unit
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Photo of Harold receiving our awards.
Photo of Harold receiving our awards.
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Harold and Haliburton Legion membe Al
Harold and Haliburton Legion membe Al
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Nick Bryant ~ Sgt in Arms
Nick Bryant ~ Sgt in Arms
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Roger Yearwood
Roger Yearwood
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Val jarvis member of colour party
Val jarvis member of colour party
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Motorcyle riders meeting in Canarvon
Motorcyle riders meeting in Canarvon
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Cyclist getting ready
Cyclist getting ready
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Getting in line
Getting in line
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Awaiting the cyclist
Awaiting the cyclist
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Waiting for the motorcyclist
Waiting for the motorcyclist
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Sgt in Arms, Nick Bryant, Piper Jim Thompston and Trumper, Andy Salvatori
Sgt in Arms, Nick Bryant, Piper Jim Thompston and Trumper, Andy Salvatori
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Motorcyclist drive by
Motorcyclist drive by
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Group shot of motorcyclist
Group shot of motorcyclist
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Harold being presented with his plaqu
Harold being presented with his plaqu
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Harold shows his plaque and a photo o
Harold shows his plaque and a photo o
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Legion and Harold plaques
Legion and Harold plaques
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Motorcyclists thanking Harold
Motorcyclists thanking Harold
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Motorcyclist leaving
Motorcyclist leaving
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Motorcycle Tribute Drive-by

Haliburton  Highlanders Pipes & Drums piper ~ Jim Thompson

Haliburton  Highlanders Pipes & Drums trumpeter ~ Andy Salvatori

Howard Rowden & the Haliburton Legion presented with a plaque