Armistice ser­vice

Auckland City Harbour News - - News -

The 90th an­niver­sary of the end of World War One will be marked at St Matthew-inthe-city on Sun­day.

Those who have served in war and those still fight­ing for peace over­seas will be re­mem­bered at the ser­vice.

The event marks the armistice be­tween the Al­lies and Ger­many, which is com­mem­o­rated at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.

Com­mem­o­ra­tions be­gin with a mil­i­tary pa­rade down Hob­son St at 11am, fol­lowed by the ser­vice at 11.30am.

The ser­vice is led by vicar Glynn Cardy, with a key­note ad­dress from prin­ci­pal army chap­lain Rev Don Parker.

Mu­sic will be pro­vided by the St Mary’s Choir and the Royal NZ Ar­tillery Band.

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