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HONOUR, RESPECT, AND REMEMBER

That was exactly the message portrayed by the Annual Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Bkejwanong Children’s Centre on November 10th.

Community members and visitors joined students and staff from the Bkejwanong Children’s Centre (BCC), Walpole Island Elementary School (WIES), and Wallaceburg District Secondary School (WDSS) to honour veterans and soldiers. All were welcomed to express their gratitude for veterans from both Canada and the United States.

The solemn and heartwarming event began when veterans in attendance led a processional march to the Tecumseh Monument, where the flags sat at half-mast in memory of our fallen warriors. Those in attendance gathered around the veterans in support and recognition, as they posted flags and eagle staffs in preparation for the commencement of the ceremony. Read More.