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ONTARIO REGION

UNIT 73 - "Jewel of The Wilderness" - Elliot Lake

President
Jack Cotter
tinker2@symoatico.ca

Our meetings are every 2nd  Sunday 
at R.C.L. Branch 561 at
2pm.  
Elliot Lake
, Ontario.

Unit 73 - Executive 2006-2007

President Jack Cotter  
1st. Vice  Don McGinnis
Secretary -Treasurer Diane Hiller
Padre  Jack Cotter
Service Officer Jack Cotter 
P. R. 0.  Bob Manuel  
Sgt at Arms Ken Jackson
Kit Stores Joan Stokke - Hon  
Liaison Officer -(Legion)  Ken Jackson - Hon  
Ways & Means  Deanna Jackson -Hon  
Government Liason Fred Mann
Special Events Jack Cotter
Honours and Awards.  Collene Manuel

  Unit 73 Directors

J.P. Gagnon - Mel Rose -  Michel Van Lacken - Bob Manuel


Please note OUR ANNUAL EVENTS set up in Elliot Lake

APRIL 09 - VIMY RIDGE
MAY- 2nd.Sunday- NORTH ATLANTIC
JUNE 06  - D Day
JULY 27   - KVA REMEMBRANCE
AUG.09    - PEACE KEEPERS
AUG.15    - POW-WOW
NOV.11    - NATIONAL  REMEMBRANCE DAY

The Regional Meeting and election for 2006 will be held in Elliot Lake,
Ontario


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From LEFT to RIGHT
Bottom Row ...
 
Don Hibbs (1st  Vice and Honours/Awards),

Second Row..  
Jennifer Lee - Deanna Jackson (Ways/Means),  Mel Rose (Director) , Fred Mann (Director), Jerry Stokke (Service Officer), Judy Hamm (Secretary/Treasurer)

Back Row ...

Jonathan Lee, Charles O'Reilly, John Chartran, J.P. Gagnon (Director),  
Bob Manuel (PRO/News Letter), Ken Jackson (Sgt/at Arms/Sea Cadets), 
Ron Westworth (retired Sgt/at Arms), Al Kelly

NOT SHOWN: Joan Stokke (Kit Stores), Don McGinnis (Director), John Kay, 
Michel Van Lecken, Ramon Bradbury, Heather Bruce, Colleen Manuel

Unit founders in January 2004: Jack Cotter, Don Hibbs, Charles Bruce, Mel Rose,  J.P.Gagon ,Judy Hamm, Robert Leckie (not shown), Bob Manuel, Jerry Stokke, Don McGinnis (not shown).  


The Unit was set and organized by Jack Cotter in November 2003, officially started in January 2004 with the assistance of the Founding Members.  

We have made good relationship with our Mayor and City Council, and community at large. Our Korea Veterans Logo was placed on Community Service board on Highway 108 to Elliot Lake by City Council.

We are hosted by R.C.L. Branch 561, Elliot Lake, Ontario.

Our Unit Volunteers in the following areas:

St. Joseph Hospital, Detox Center, Meals on Wheels, Food Drive, Women Crises Centre, Sea Cadets, Men's Hostel, Citizens Patrol, Anti Poverty Coalition   and looking for more services that we can assist...

 Yes we are an active group in the Community .....


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Photo taken at the 12th. Mayor's Levey in Collins Hall in Elliot Lake, Ontario on January 01/05, picture was taken by a Director of our Unit Fred Mann (Liaison to both political parties, Mr. Brown MPP & Mr. St.Dennis MP, of Algoma/Manitoulin. Mr./Mrs. Lee are members of our Unit.  Mr. Lee was with the ROK in 1953 moved to Canada late 1975, and set up a business in Toronto, retired and moved to Elliot Lake in 2004 and joined our Unit.  

Left to Right: 
Mrs. Hyija Lee (Jenifer Lee), Mayor George Farkouh, Mr. Sang Won Lee (Johnathon Lee), Jack Cotter President of Unit 73 Elliot Lake, "The Jewel of The Wilderness"