MACGREGOR-GREER, Derek, LCdr (Ret’d), CD, Sea Log, RCLS

Macgregor-GreerDerek, age 79, died at home on January 17, 2022.  He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Daphne, dear daughters Jennifer (Ray Wong) and Sarah (Tim Johnston), and beloved grandchildren Abigail and Sullivan

Born in Beckenham, Kent, Derek emigrated to Canada with his parents in 1952 and grew up in Ottawa.  He served for 26 years in the Royal Canadian Navy including tours as Supply Officer of HMCS Columbia and HMCS Athabaskan.

After retirement, Derek commenced a 15-year career in financial and program management with the BC government.

In addition to his working career, Derek did extensive volunteer work, primarily for St Mary the Virgin Anglican Church (Oak Bay) and the Naval Association of Canada, including the position of National Treasurer.  His volunteer work was recognized by the award of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and the Community Service Award by the CGA Association of BC.

In lieu of flowers and cards, please do a kind act for another person in memory of Derek.  A memorial service will be held at St Mary’s (Oak Bay) Anglican Church at a suitable date when the public health situation allows.

News / Events

Sherwin-Williams Proudly Offers a Military Discount

Sherwin-Williams proudly supports the military of the United States and Canada by offering a 15% off discount on Paints, Stains and Painting Supplies to men and women who are currently serving, are… Read More

Logistician / Logistics Officer of the Year 2021 recipients

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Logistics Officer / Logistician of the Year.  This year saw many exceptional applicants both at the Officer and NCM level… Read More

Montreal Climate Security Summit

A quick informal note to let you know that the Montreal Climate Security Summit, which the CDA Institute is organizing in collaboration with DND, US Dept of State, and the… Read More

TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program

Royal Canadian Logistics Service Association members can enjoy preferred rates on car, home, condo and tenant insurance through the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program  As a trusted partner, the TD… Read More

Military members eligible for Shannon contaminated water compensation

Armed forces personnel and veterans who lived in military housing at the Valcartier base may be eligible for between $250 and $1000 for every month they lived there between 1995… Read More