Annual Remembrance Evensong and Veterans Day Service
100th Year Anniversary of the end of WWI
The Royal Canadian Legion Western Zone, USA & Mexico invites you to join them at their annual Remembrance Evenson and Veterans Day Service.
Church attire, military service dress, kilt
Military & community organizations - please wear your uniform
Military medals and decorations are appropriate
(Canadian and UK, pin on poppies will be available for all)
Holy Trinity is very please to again host this service. Included are the clergy, choir, pipe organ, traditional hymns, bagpipes, trumpeter, high school honour guard, reading of the poem “Flanders Fields”, the act of homage - “We Will Remember Them”, and a tribute to all branches of the armed services.
Three national anthems will be sung at the conclusion of this service:
USA, Canada and the United Kingdom
All organizations are asked to bring your flag. It will be pre-posted prior to the start of the service. It will remain posted throughout the service and will be retired at the end of the service., in file, behind the official honour guard. When you bring your flag/banner you must provide a flag stand and a person to carry your flag. A carry sling is optional.
Following the service, a social reception will be held in the church hall.
(Light refreshments, tea and punch)