Remembrance Day This Sunday

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Prime Minister Freundel Stuart will officiate at his first Remembrance Day service this Sunday, November 14 in National Heroes Square, Bridgetown, as this country remembers those persons who lost their lives in the two world wars.

The short inter-denominational service will get under way at 8:00 a.m. with two minutes silence and the sounding of the Last Post. Governor General, Sir Clifford Husbands, Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, Leader of the Opposition, Owen Arthur and members of the diplomatic corps, will also lay wreaths at the Cenotaph.

There will be a parade by armed units of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF), the Barbados Coast Guard, the band of the Royal Barbados Police Force and the Barbados Cadet Corps; as well as unarmed units of the Barbados Fire Service, the Barbados Prison Service, the Barbados Girl Guides Association, the band of the BDF, the St. John’s Ambulance Service, the Barbados Red Cross, the Barbados Boy Scouts Association and members of the Barbados Legion.??clashley@barbados.gov.bb

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