cenotaph


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a monument built to honor people whose remains are interred elsewhere or whose remains cannot be recovered

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Unfortunately, there were few British Asian councillors in attendance at Middlesbrough cenotaph on Sunday - or last year.
SOMBRE: Queen Elizabeth II with other members of the royal family arriving at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, for the annual Remembrance Day Service
Through the Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program, the Government of Canada works in partnership with community groups and local organizations to ensure that cenotaphs and monuments honouring our nation s heroes are conserved to the highest standard of care and dignity.
In the next room stood a second cenotaph with four columns and a roof, which is filled with rice.
He added: "It's very difficult for Belfast's republicans - many Belfast people, because of the experiences we have had with the British Army over the past three decades, and more, to accept that a mayor who comes from a Sinn Fein tradition would be at the cenotaph.
at the Dundas Cenotaph at the Dundas Community Centre, 10 Market St.
The cenotaph honours the people of Wolverhampton who gave their lives fighting for our country and our freedom.
In Kirkby, members of the public took the opportunity to lay wreaths at the cenotaph.
THE Duke of York laid a wreath at the Cenotaph on behalf of the Queen as the nation fell silent on the 70th anniversary of VE Day to remember the sacrifices made to win the Second World War.
Prince William joined the Queen and Prince Philip at the Cenotaph in London while Australian PM Tony Abbott said in Sydney: "They gave us an example, now let us be worthy.
LLANDUDNO: | Young and old came to pay respects at the cenotaph including former soldiers, below
The four former servicemen met at the Cenotaph in London for a service of remembrance.
The new Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, led the service of remembrance at Newport's cenotaph, along with the Mayor's chaplain the Rev Ian Doull.
15am for wreath laying ceremony Bridgend, meet at Tesco for Parade to Cenotaph, service starts at 11am Caerau, meet at Royal British Legion at 11am for parade to Cenotaph Caerphilly, service at St Martin's Church at 10.