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Cenotaph ceremonies in Abbotsfordand Mission

Branch 15 of the Royal Canadian Legion in Abbotsford will on Sunday host a Remembrance Day Ceremony at Thunderbird Memorial Square.

The parade will begin at W.J. Mouat secondary, proceeding south on Trethewey and will enter Thunderbird Memorial Square via Veterans Way. A minimal traffic disruption on Trethewey is expected between 10:15 and 11 a.m.

The ceremony begins at about 10:45 a.m.. Spectators are urged to arrive by 10:30 a.m. to find seating.

Mission’s Service of Remembrance will be held Sunday at the Clarke Theatre at 10:40 a.m., with Last Post played at 11 a.m.

A parade will assemble at the Old Windebank School on Stave Lake Street at 10 a.m., at at 10:15 a.m. will march to the theatre.

Following the ceremony there will be a wreath laying ceremony at the Legion, and a social gathering for members and guests.

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