Harry Gordon Apland

    • Harry Gordon Apland
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    We regret to advise of the death of Harry Gordon Apland in Dryden ON on 17 March 2006 at the age of 84 years.

    Harry was born in Marchwell SK and was a veteran of the Second World War.  He joined the Canadian Army in May 1942 and served in the 22nd Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers.  He went to England in 1943 and served in Normandy and the Low Countries. Harry returned to Canada in September 1945 and was discharged in November. His Scottish wife followed in June 1946. They moved to Mayerthorpe AB where Harry farmed until 1963 when the family moved to Dryden and where Harry worked for the Department of Highways until retiring. Harry was a member of the Oxbrift Legion.

    The Oxdrift Branch of the Royal Canadian Legion will conduct a Veteran’s Memorial Service on Wednesday 22 March at 2:00 PM in the Moffat Chapel. Interment of ashes will take place in the Dryden Cemetery. Should friends desire, donations to the Princess Court Elevator Fund may be made through the Stevens Funeral Homes Moffat Chapel in Dryden.​{dcNov19gd} [zpp]