Warrant Officer Brian A. Coyston

Brian Coyston was born in Winnipeg in Nov. 1951. He joined the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) in March 1970. In Nov. 1972 he was posted to the 3rd Mechanized Commando Unit in Baden Baden, Germany. Brian returned to the PPCLI in Nov. 1975. In 1976 he did a six month tour in Cyprus.

In 1977 he remustered into Logistics serving in Moose Jaw, Saskatoon, Calgary and finally back to Winnipeg. He was discharged in Nov. 1996. Brian is married to Debbie and they have three children. Both are long time members of the Charleswood Legion 100, Brian being a member for more than 50 years.

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