The Port Moody Heritage Society is proud to announce that it’s Volunteer Trench Squad was bestowed the City of Port Moody Heritage Award 2015 this past weekend. The award honors the hard work that the Trench Squad has done in the building of the Trench Exhibit and the ongoing educational programming that is taking place at present.
We want to thank everyone that has helped with the building of the exhibit and want to say a special thank you to the Trench Project’s Principal members Guy Black, Markus Fahrner,Alan Fox, John Goheen, Jim Millar, Cary Price and Sonny Son who designed and built the trench between September 2014 and April 2015.
Thank you to Heritage Canada and the following organizations/people who supported the project through funding / volunteer hours:
Burnaby Bag & Burlap, Honourary Colonel James Happer CD, 6th Engineer Regiment, Plateau Cleaners, Sgt. Angus Todd, Canadian Armed Forces, Tree Island Steel, Flavelle Cedar, Veterans Affairs Canada, Wavor Wire Ltd , Western Command Military vehicle Historical Society, 2573 6 Engineer Squadron RCACC, 1838 Royal Westminster Regiment ( Maple Ridge) RCACC, 1922 Royal Westminster Regiment(Aldergrove)RCACC
Representing the trench Squad and the museum are (From left to right) President of the Port Moody Heritage Society Robert Simons, Markus Fahrner, Cary Price and Jim Millar).