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August 13
August 13

The Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association hosted a commemorative ceremony on August 13, 2022 at 11:00 am, to honour the Veterans of the Defence of Hong Kong and to mark the 77th year of Victory over Japan at the end of the Second World War. The ceremony at the Memorial Wall was livestreamed on Facebook at 11:00am ET on Saturday, August 13 and can be viewed in its entirety. The link is: https://fb.me/e/1G3VAibzF.


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Normand Menard, great supporter and worker of the QC HKVCA, on August 3, 2022.

Linda May, granddaughter of Marcien Lafortune, Winnipeg Grenadiers, on July 5, 2022. Linda was our first webmaster and was responsible for creating our HKVCA web presence in 2001.

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