Canada – Remembrance Day honoured with condensed ceremony at Lethbridge Cenotaph

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lethbridge Cenotaph Remembrance Day Ceremony had to be scaled back, like many others across the country.

Many still gathered on Wednesday morning to honour our veterans while wearing masks and keeping socially distanced.

Even though the ceremony was condensed and safety restrictions were in place, the appreciation towards veterans was very much the same.

“I’m surprised by the number of people that came out on a day like this,” said 99-year-old Pete Lewko, a veteran who served in Germany during the Second World War. “It just shows that they’ve got respect for the people who did serve”

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