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Hundreds gathered on Government and Belleville Streets at a ceremony honouring members of the armed forces who have fought and for those who have lost their lives in the line of duty.Wreaths were laid on the Memorial and a 21 gun salute was sounded. Remembrance Day is observed on November 11th to recall the end of hostilities of World War l in 1918 that formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.

 

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