The Honourable Lloyd Roseville Crouse, PC, ONS(1918-2007)
The Honourable Lloyd Roseville Crouse, PC, ONS
Born in Lunenburg, Lloyd Roseville Crouse established three fishing companies over the course of his life. During the Second World War, he served as a pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force. In 1957, Crouse was elected the Progressive-Conservative member of parliament for South Shore, an area he represented for 31 consecutive years. While in Ottawa, Crouse served on numerous committees in the House of Commons, and served as Canada's representative to a number of Commonwealth and international conferences. He was chairman of the Canadian Commonwealth Parliamentary Association from 1985 to 1988, and was appointed Lieutenant Governor in 1989. In 2002, he was appointed a member of the Order of Nova Scotia and awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal.