Spr Cecil Beverly “Bev” Umbach (Ret’d)

    • Sapper Cecil Beverly “Bev” Umbach (Ret’d)
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    We regret to advise of the death of Sapper Cecil Beverly “Bev” Umbach (Ret’d) of Ponoka AB on 15 September 2004 at the age of 74 years.

    Bev enlisted in the Canadian Army in Calgary in 1951 with the Royal Canadian Engineers. He was stationed at Chilliwack, BC, where he trained as a clerk.  He was discharged on February 25, 1954. Bev spent another six years in the Reserves with the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps.  Bev was a Life Member of Legion Branch #66 in Ponoka for 41 years where he served on the Executive and was Membership Chairman for several years. {dcMar2018gd} [zcc, zpp, zbd]