Memo­rial Day ob­served on the Burin Penin­sula

The Southern Gazette - - Editorial -

Clem Lambe, with the Royal Canada Le­gion Branch 29 Burin, read the Act of Re­mem­brance dur­ing a Memo­rial Day ser­vice held in Burin on Sun­day, July 1. CPO2 Dono­van Snook and MS Theodore Downey of RCSCC 71 At­lantic, with as­sis­tance from RCMP Const. Gilbert His­cock, per­formed the flag rais­ing cer­e­mony for Memo­rial Day on July 1.

COLIN FAR­RELL/THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE

CARL ROSE/SPE­CIAL TO THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE

A few chil­dren took part in the Memo­rial Day cer­e­monies. With grand­mother Doris Os­mond, Abi­gail Snook hooked the wreath on her arm that she pre­sented in hon­our of her great-grand­fa­ther El­li­son Stoyles who served in the Mer­chant Navy dur­ing the Sec­ond...

COLIN FAR­RELL/THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE

Jeff Brushett, son of the late Ge­orge Brushett, laid a wreath in mem­ory of his fa­ther who passed away ear­lier this year. He was joined by his daugh­ter Han­nah Frances Brushett.

CARL ROSE/SPE­CIAL TO THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE

COLIN FAR­RELL/THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE

Marys­town Mayor Sam Sy­nard rep­re­sented the peo­ple of his com­mu­nity dur­ing the wreath lay­ing cer­e­mony on July 1.

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