At least 300 people gathered around the cenotaph (well, a metal fence set up around it) and listened as the Legion’s Jean Saul spoke. There’s something about our town’s ceremony: When you can hear the lake and the flyover and the crowd is silent, it’s absolutely a moment to reflect and remember..
And subscriber Rob Taylor sent this pic of his pup, before the ceremony 🙂
Local historian Richard Smith sent along some more pictures of our cenotaph. Did you know it used to be across the street from its present location? Here’s some more local history..
Here’s when it was moved to its present location: