Remembrance Day

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Honouring the sacred sentiment of Remembrance, while serving, promoting, and acting

Remembrance Day Ceremony

7:00 AM to 9:00 AM       Breakfast (Lower Legion Hall)

9:15 AM                           Bus leaves the Legion to take Veterans to Parade area
9:30 AM                           Parade Fall In (foot of Arbutus Street, West end of Walnut)
9:35 AM                           March on the Colours
9:45 AM                           Parade marches off to Dwight Hall

Dwight Hall

10:00 AM                        Service begins
                                          March in the Colours
                                          "O Canada"
                                          Colours are deposited into flag stands
                                          Service
                                          Colours are retrieved
                                          "God Save the Queen"
                                          Colours leave the hall
                                          Parade will form up in two ranks outside the hall
10:45 AM                         Parade marches off to the Cenotaph

Cenotaph

10:58 AM                         "Last Post"
                                          Two Minute Silence
                                          "Lament"
                                          "Rouse"
                                          The Act of Remembrance
                                          Prayers
                                          Recognition of members of the armed forces from Powell River who lost their lives during WWI and WWII
                                          Placing of Official Wreaths

March Past

                                          Parade will form up on the street in three Ranks
                                          March Past
                                          Salute to the Veterans
                                          Parade Dismissed
                                         

Lunch and Entertainment at The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 164 Hall to follow.

Remembrance Day Program

Powell River Remembrance Day Ceremony