Lillian Margaret Parry was born in Cardiff, Wales, in 1900. She was always involved in public health and was instrumental in establishing the Victoria Order of Nurses in Lethbridge. Lillian was one of the original members of the Canadian Auxiliary Territorial Service (CATS) Women’s Territorial Reserve. She served with the Army Medical Corps for the duration of World War Two and served in the Regular Army Service from January 1943 to October 1945. She made 12 Atlantic crossings on the hospital ship Leticia, one of them a mercy trip to return seriously wounded German POWs to France. She finished the war with the rank of Lieutenant Nursing Sister. Lillian worked closely with veterans as a liaison to the City of Lethbridge as a council member. She was also a proud member of RCL General Stewart Branch #4 Lethbridge. Lillian passed away on November 10, 1990.
2024 Banner Application Deadline
Banner applications for 2023 are closed. Applications for 2024 are now being accepted. They must be received no later than June 30th, 2024. Only 90 additional (over and above the 2023 banners) will be displayed in the lead up to the 2024 Remembrance Day so sponsorships will again be available on a first come first served basis.