127 (F) Squadron 70th Anniversary Celebration

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Pennfield Ridge War Memorial Service (2013)

127 (F) Squadron 70th Anniversary Memorial Dinner
(Pennfield Ridge Air Station 72st Anniversary)
(Camp Utopia 71st Anniversary)
(Capt. James A Mollison's landing 81st Anniversary)
Sunday, 28 July 2013

Schedule of Events

This coming July 28th we will once again honour the seventy-nine (79) service personnel (70 Pennfield Ridge Air Station and 9 Camp Utopia) and seven (7) civilians killed at these two Charlotte County bases; remember those who have since gone on to join their comrades in the sky and listen to the stories from those we still have with us.

An outline of the events to follow is:

Memorial Service: The Royal Canadian Legion, St. George 2-3 p.m.

Master of Ceremonies - Lt. Bernard J. Cormier
National Anthem - O'Canada
Last Post
2 Minutes of Silence
The Lament
Laying of Wreaths
Royal Anthem - God Save The Queen

Reception Service: The Royal Canadian Legion, St. George 3-5 p.m.

Introduction of Guest Speakers
    - John Williamson, MP
    - Mayor Stan Choptainy, Saint Andrews
    - Valerie Evans

This year's service is being dedicated to those Veterans we've lost since last year's service, namely Norman Altstedter (RCAF), Thomas James Harrison (RCAF), John William Birdwood McKenzie (RAAF), Hugh Charles Page (RNZAF), Robert William Pye (RNZAF), George Donovan Richardson (RCAF), Frank Ronald Spafford (RCAF), Arthur Ferdinand Zado, POW (RCAF), and to all the others who have put their lives on the line to keep our country free.

Pennfield Ridge War Memorial Service (2011)

Anyone willing to assist us in our endeavors in ensuring this worthwhile event continues please feel free to contact us.

Pennfield Parish Military Historical Society
309 Mealey Road
Pennfield, NB
E5H 1T5
(506) 456-3494

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