A medal for Mel

Cloverdale's Mel Hargus is presented with the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Mel Hargus

Mel Hargus

Mel Hargus, second from left, was presented with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Vancouver Naval Veterans Association.

Hargus is a second world war veteran who served on an anti-submarine trawler during the war.

From left: Naval Vets Sgt.-At-Arms and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 6 member George Davidge, Mel Hargus, Vancouver Naval Veterans Association president John More, and Branch 6 president Frank Redekop.