Vet. Graham Elliott bestowed Legion of Honour [fr]

North Bay veteran Graham Elliott was bestowed Legion of Honor – France highest distinction – on Wednesday August 17 in the presence of Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota. Graham Elliott landed on Juno Beach on June 7th, 1944

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Honorary Consul of France in Sudbury Jean-Charles Cachon bestowed the Legion of Honor to Vet. Graham Elliott during an official ceremony held on Wednesday August 17, 2016, with Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota in the attendance.

Graham Elliott who landed on Juno Beach on June 7th, 1944 at the age of 19, dedicated this recognition to his fellow Canadian soldiers who helped to liberate France from Nazi Germany.

Last modified on 21/09/2016

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