SV2G representing the African and Caribbean Community for Remembrance Day
Remembrance Day – Laying of wreath in High Wycombe
SVG were honoured to have been invited to lay a wreath on behalf of our African & Caribbean community in High Wycombe. SV2G Chairman, Chris Roberts attended with dignitaries during the official wreath laying ceremony on Sunday 8th November 2020.
Originally known as Armistice Day, on 11 November marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, in 1918. United across faiths, cultures and backgrounds to remember the service and sacrifice of the Armed Forces community from Britain and the Commonwealth. Remembrance Day is a memorial day observed with a two-minute silence held at 11am to remember the people who have died in wars.
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