Amica at Beechwood Village
Royal Canadian Navy – Served 4 ½ years
Norm served in the Royal Canadian Navy for 4 ½ years from 1941 to 1945. As a Lead Seaman, Norm trained in Halifax, Boston, Newfoundland, Ireland, New York and London.
He served on three different ships, was a Gunner Trainer in Nova Scotia and received 4 medals including the Atlantic Star.
Returning home to Victoria, British Columbia in 1945, Norm met his wife while at his lawyer’s office signing papers for the property he bought after his discharge.