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Willie Geneau

GENEAU, Wilfred – Mr. Wilfred Geneau at the Ottawa Hospital – General Campus on Sunday April 30, 2017 at the age of 69 years; former proprietor of W. Geneau Trucking. Loving companion of Jeannette Duval. Loved father of Karry (Kelly),…

Legion Lager is Here!

The Royal Canadian Legion has joined forces with the Whitewater Brewing Co. to produce a new co-branded craft beer. Legion Lager is one of only a handful of craft brewed lagers in Canada, and the only beer that helps raise awareness and funds for Legion programs for…

Youth Education – 2016 Winners

This year’s Youth Education Contests were a great success. The program, chaired by Linda Roy, at both the Zone and Branch 544 levels, consists of participants from our schools to submit works in three main categories: Art, Essay and Poetry.  This…

St. Paddy’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day made for a Fun Friday Night Dinner.  A great stew was put out by our kitchen with some accompanied by Irish music in the background (thanks Fred, for your work on the sound system). Some of our…

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 297 in Cornwall has had its first vice-president resign, amid allegations of — and his apology for — untrue claims of military service and successes. Arthur Murray, a 14-year member of the Legion who was…

Our Branch Poppy Fund Supports the Cornwall Hospice

Seen here is President, Bill Bresse, along with Poppy Fund Chair, Linda Roy presenting a cheque in the amount of $1,000.00 to Sandy Collette of Cornwall Hospice We’re always proud to be an active member of our community

A donation to Project Silent Night

The Lancaster Legion Branch 544 is proud to be able to assist the Cornwall Community Hospital Foundation with a donation to their  Project Silent Night:  When a loved one is in the hospital, a caregiver’s role is to support them come…

Passing of Past Grand President – Comrade Charles Belzile

Passing of Past Grand President – Comrade Charles Belzile The following message is released on behalf of Dominion President, David Flannigan. Comrades; It is with great sadness and infinite respect that I announce that Past Dominion Command Grand President, LGen.…

Williamstown & Lancaster Remembrance Ceremonies

On November 6th, Remembrance parades were held in both Williamstown and Lancaster to honour our fallen soldiers from Glengarry. These ceremonies were held on the Sunday prior to November 11th to ensure everyone would have an opportunity to take part…