Oril­lia re­mem­bers

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Hun­dreds gath­ered Sat­ur­day at the ceno­taph at Oril­lia Sol­diers’ Memo­rial Hos­pi­tal for the city’s Re­mem­brance Day cer­e­mony.


Pa­rade mar­shal Gord Tait looks out onto the crowd gath­ered to hon­our Oril­lia's vet­er­ans.

Two mem­bers of the Cana­dian Armed Forces stand near the ceno­taph af­ter plac­ing a wreath on be­half of the mil­i­tary.

Mem­bers of the Oril­lia Pipes and Drums band per­form.

Bob De­lamine, left, and Jack Hird pay their re­spects to fallen mem­bers on be­half of Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 34.

The Last Post and Reveille were played by bu­gler Mark Smith.

Rick Pur­cell, pres­i­dent of Oril­lia's Branch 34 of the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, salutes the ceno­taph.

Rev. Terry Ben­nett speaks dur­ing the ser­vice.

Pop­pies are placed at the base of the ceno­taph.

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