Remembrance Day Parade - St Andrew's College

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Remembrance Day Parade

St Andrew’s College Pipe Band and Drill squad were part of the Remembrance Day Parade on Church Square on Sunday 13 November 2022.

Remembrance Day marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, in 1918. Remembrance Sunday is also marked each year, this falls on the second Sunday in November. The Old Bill of Makanakop Shellhole hosted the parade on Church Square.

The Parade is held each year to pay tribute to the men and women of the Grahamstown District who served in the armed forces on various battlefields both at home and abroad who gave their lives for freedom.

Serving members of 1st City Regiment, the Police Services, representatives of Makana Municipality, members of the ex-servicemen’s and women’s associations, along with local schools participated in the ceremony.