Local World War II veteran receives Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal


Thompson is not only a decorated war veteran, but he also spends his time volunteering for the community, through the Legion and its annual poppy campaign.
Surrounded by his wife Vendla and many friends and family, Thompson says he was surprised and honoured to receive the medal.


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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and energeticcity.ca in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.