Lieutenant Governor Guichon presents a wreath at the Remembrance Day ceremony at the Victoria Legislature Cenotaph 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. 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.

We shall remember

A crowd gathered at the Victoria Cenotaph at the B.C. Legislature to pay respects to those who served in the military.



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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