Métis Nation Second World War Hero’s spouse to receive Recognition Payment in Winnipegosis, Manitoba

Métis Nation Second World War Hero’s spouse to receive Recognition Payment in Winnipegosis, Manitoba August 28, 2020 – Winnipegosis, MB  On August 27, 2020, WWII Métis Veteran Raymond James Fleming’s spouse Lena Fleming received thanks from the Métis Nation and inheritance of $20,000. Vice President Frances Chartrand of the Manitoba Métis Federation’s Northwest Métis Council (NWMC) personally presented the recognition payment to Lena Fleming at the graveside of Veteran Fleming in the Winnipegosis Cemetery.  The $20,000 Recognition Payment is part of the Métis Veterans Legacy Program that was established in partnership with the Trudeau government to commemorate forgotten Métis soldiers. … Read More

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