Re­mem­brance Ser­vice on a Sun­day this Year

All wel­come to join tra­di­tional ser­vice at Con­fed­er­a­tion Square

The Peterborough Examiner - - Lest We Forget -

This year’s Peter­bor­ough Re­mem­brance Day Ser­vice is to be held on Sun­day, Nov. 11 at Con­fed­er­a­tion Square. Or­ga­niz­ers are hop­ing for a larger at­ten­dance as it falls on a Sun­day this year so many peo­ple will not be a work or school. The ser­vice starts at 10:25 a.m. with a pa­rade ar­riv­ing at the Cit­i­zens’War Memo­rial. At 10:30 a.m., the Sal­va­tion Army Band and the Peter­bor­ough Pop En­sem­ble will lead the singing of O’ Canada. Ma­jor the Rev. Brad Smith will re­cite the Prayer of In­vo­ca­tion, while Peter­bor­ough’s mayor as well as Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 52 pres­i­dent Joel Chan­dler will ad­dress the crowd. The plac­ing of the wreaths will be per­formed by: - Memo­rial Cross re­cip­i­ents - Govern­ment of Canada - Prov­ince of On­tario - County of Peter­bor­ough - City of Peter­bor­ough - Hast­ings and Prince Ed­ward Reg­i­ment - Peace Keep­ers - Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 52 - Peter­bor­ough Naval As­so­ci­a­tion - Air Force As­so­ci­a­tion of Canada - Korea Vet­er­ans As­so­ci­a­tion - P.N.A. Mer­chant Navy - First Na­tions Vet­er­ans - Peter­bor­ough United Ser­vices In­sti­tute - Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 52 As­so­ciates - Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 52 Ladies Aux­il­iary - Peter­bor­ough Naval As­so­ci­a­tion Ladies Aux­il­iary - Vet­er­ans Af­fairs Canada - The War Amps - Dutch Cana­dian As­so­ci­a­tion - Peter­bor­ough Nurses - The Sal­va­tion Army - Peter­bor­ough Po­lice Ser­vices - Peter­bor­ough Fire Depart­ment - Peter­bor­ough Paramedics - Youth of Peter­bor­ough The Ladies Aux­il­iary to Branch 52 will serve hot beef sand­wiches for $3 each, fol­low­ing the ser­vice, at the lo­cal le­gion at 1550 Lans­downe St. W.

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