Paul Gillis, left, and Richard Edward Norris

Richard Edward Norris, right, was honoured during the Battle of the Atlantic Memorial Service, presented by the Penticton Naval Veterans Association. President Paul Gillis, left, read a letter signed by Nicolas Chapuis, Ambassador of France, thanking him for his service to the Royal Canadian Navy. The annual service is dedicated in memory to the men and women of the Allied Naval Forces and Merchant Navy during World War II.