Albert Evans 100 Years Old

One of the oldest members of Clarendon Lodge to date is Worshipful Brother Albert Evans PPGJW who was 100 years old on  4th October 1914, he joined Clarendon Lodge No. 1166 on 28th May 1959, and was installed as Worshipful Master on 27TH January 1972 ,

 

Albert, Gurty and Family
Albert, Gurty and Family

He has served Clarendon Lodge with distinction and is now an Honorary member of the Lodge

 

Albert served in the Second World War in the Tank Corp as a mechanic, he was presented with the Military Medal after six months service in Tunisia North Africa, under constant enemy air and artillery bombardment he carried out vital repairs to four tanks prior to bringing them back across enemy lines.

 

Birthday Cake with photo of Albert in Military Uniform
Birthday Cake with photo of Albert in Military Uniform

 

A Card from Her Magesty the Queen
A Card from Her Magesty the Queen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Letter from Rt Hon Ian Duncan Smith MP
Letter from Rt Hon Ian Duncan Smith MP

The Worshipful Master W.Bro Graham Maxted Monaghan PPGJW attended Trafford General Hospital Greater Manchester where Albert is being cared for, accompanied by W.Bro Sushil Rawal PPJGD to present a certificate awarded by the RWPGM to celebrate his 100th Birthday.

 

Albert Evans examines 100th Birthday Certificate signed by RWPGM
Albert Evans examines 100th Birthday Certificate signed by RWPGM

His wife Gurty was presented with flowers by the WM who celebrates her 100th birthday in December 2014, and they were accompanied by members of the family and their grand children.

 

Nursing Staff with WM Graham Maxted Monaghan with Albert and Gurty
Nursing Staff with WM Graham Maxted Monaghan with Albert and Gurty

The Nurses from the Ward presented him with a cake and sang happy birthday, relief by Albert was that there were no candles.