Remembrance Sunday Service and Parade Dover War Memorial – Sunday 12 十一月 2023

在上週日紀念佛男人11:00, women and children gathered at the People of Dover’s War Memorial to honour the memory of all the service men and women who gave their lives in armed conflicts past and present. 過度 50 wreaths were laid during the service, covering the memorial in red poppies, as a token of the Town’s thanks for the sacrifices made to secure our peace and freedom.

標準遊行, 退伍軍人和其他組織遊行到戰爭紀念館在與公民領袖觀察兩分鐘沉默美美妙府前. The wreath laying was led by the Deputy Lieutenant of Kent, The Lord Northbourne, on behalf of His Majesty the King, 其次是多佛鎮鎮長, 委員蘇珊·瓊斯, the Chairperson of Dover District Council, Cllr Gordon Cowan and Member of Parliament for Dover and Deal Mrs. 娜塔莉·埃爾菲克. Wreaths were then laid by representatives of the uniformed services and veterans associations. Everyone was welcome to pay their tribute including local organisations and the families of the fallen.

Our thanks go to all those who attended our service to remember the fallen including the White Cliffs Branch of the Royal British Legion who set out the Garden of Remembrance and collected for the Poppy Appeal in all weathers over the last two weeks. We are also grateful for the oration by Nick Chatwin Rn(RTD), Parade Marshal Mr Alan Tinker of the Dover and Deal Sea Cadets, Mr John Harknett of the Royal Green Jackets Association for playing the last post and reveille, Betteshanger Colliery Welfare Band and Cantium Brass Band for leading the music, 旗手, and the young people of our Cadet forces who attended and acted as sentries during the service.

The Memorial Service was officiated by the Reverend Catherine Tucker Team Rector for the Dover Town Team Ministry and Flt. LT. Malcom Sawyer, RAFVR (RTD), 神父對英國皇家軍團 (多佛).

The service finished with one verse of National Anthem.

然後,通過遊行鎮的集市廣場走回到那裡市長拿著慰問在聖. 聖瑪麗教堂.

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