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Victory Over Japan Day Commemoration

Victory Over Japan Day Commemoration

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When:

  • Sat 15 Aug ’15, 10:30am

Where:

Blenheim War Memorial, 14 Seymour Street, Blenheim

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

Victory over Japan Day Commemoration

A memorial service will be held at the Blenheim War Memorial clock tower at 10.30 am on Saturday 15 August to commemorate the end of the Second World War and to pay tribute to those who fought and those who died in the South East Asian theatre of that war.

Marlborough Councillor Mr John Leggett will give a short speech of welcome followed by an address by Mr Richard Sutcliffe and Mr William Sterritt.

Following the formal ceremony, all are invited to walk the “Walk of Remembrance” in the Churchill Glade of Pollard Park. This gentle walkway is suitable for wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

In the event of wet weather the services will be held at the RSA Lounge, Clubs of Marlborough.

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