Veterans eligible for French medal
Veterans of the Second World War who fought for the liberation of France in 1944 are eligible for France’s highest medal: theLegion of Honour.
“Many veterans have now received this great honourbut many veterans may not even know it’s available,” says veteran GuyBlack.
“The Legion of Honour is a very significant official medal that is equal to the Order of Canada.”
Living Canadian veterans who saw service in France or d supported the liberation campaign between June 6, 1944 and Aug.30, 1944 are eligible.
There is no cost or fee.