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CBS marks Memorial Day & Canada Day

Branch 50 of the Royal Canadian Legion in Kelligrews drew a large crowd to its Memorial Day service July 1

Bugler Oliver Mercer played the Last Post as part of the service, which was offered by the Rev. Sam Butler. Craig Westcott photo.
The Queen Victoria Lodge, Foxtrap, represented by Christine Butler, left, and Myra Rideout. Craig Westcott photo.
Among the many groups laying wreaths in memory of Newfoundland’s fallen were the Prince of Orange Lodge represented by Don Smith, left, who was accompanied by Queen Elizabeth Army Cadets Sgt. Benjamin Greeley. Craig Westcott photo.
The Star of Bethlehem Loyal Orange Lodge represented by Reg Taylor, left, and Rodney Taylor. Craig Westcott photo.

Later in the day, Conception Bay South celebrated Canada Day.

Turning up for the festivities at the CBS Arena Christine Webber and her great granddaughter Kayce Bellanger, age four and a half months. Craig Westcott photo.
The Hicks family of Holyrood, which includes Andi Rose, age 3, baby Blake, age four months, mom Andrea and dad Jordan. Craig Westcott photo.
Sisters Belle Norby 8 and Maddelyn Norby, age 3, who looked on as her older sister received a sticker tattoo from artist Justin Foley. Craig Westcott photo.

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