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Synonyms for commemoration




Synonyms for commemoration

the act of observing a day or an event with ceremonies

something, as a structure or custom, serving to honor or keep alive a memory

Synonyms for commemoration

a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something

a recognition of meritorious service

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Despite the media's slant on this year's commemoration, however, those in attendance heard the message of growing solidarity from one speaker after another.
The Federal Government will partner with local governments, private organizations, and communities across America to participate in the Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War - a 13-year program to honor and give thanks to a generation of proud Americans who saw our country through one of the most challenging missions we have ever faced.
This year's commemoration celebrates the theme, "Marching Together from Past to Present for our Future," with a series of events including: a Youth Empowerment Summit with educational workshops for youth; a Wreath-laying Ceremony honoring the life, struggles and accomplishments of Dr.
The ANZAC Day Commemoration Committee plays an important role in our community, promoting the spirit of ANZAC and supporting defence force personnel, veterans and community war memorials and ceremonial activities.
Several key dates will be remembered across Rhondda Cynon Taf during the First World War Commemoration, including the centenary of the landing of the 53rd Division, comprised of Welsh soldiers, at Gallipoli on August 9, 1915.
He announced that the Welsh Government had allocated a total of PS850,000 to develop the education programme for commemoration.
The Tyrone Volunteer Commemoration to be held on August 11 will come 40 years after local men Seamus Harvey and Gerard McGlynn were killed when the car bomb they were transporting detonated early.
President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the commemoration in the presence of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Defence Minister A.
And the people of Liverpool, who have always been so proud of their city's rich maritime history and heritage, are certain to come out in large numbers for the official Battle of the Atlantic Commemoration.
Mr Cameron said: "The centenary will also provide the foundations upon which to build an enduring cultural and educational legacy to put young people front and centre in our commemoration, and to ensure that the sacrifice and service of 100 years ago is still remembered in 100 years' time.
Of course one person's commemoration is another's provocation.
Time Topic Seminar on Medical Confidentiality at Henry Obegi Auditorium of Hotel Dieu hospital in Beirut 10:00 Opening new General Security Center in Rayfoun/ Keserwan 11:00 Interior Minister Marwan Charbel to visit the Maronite League headquarters 11:30 Mufti of Lebanon Sheikh Muhammad Rachid Qabbani to receive at his residence in Tallet Khayat head of the National Dialogue Party Fouad Makhzoumi 13:30 Commemoration of Imam Hussein in Marjat Ras al-Ain 18:00 Musical recital to be held in commemoration of late Mansour Rahbani, at the public school of Qah Rim
Money available for residential school commemoration projects cannot be used to replace lost funding from the Aboriginal Healing Foundation," said Justice Murray Sinclair, chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Remembering and forgetting 1916; commemoration and conflict in post-peace process Ireland.
In Romania, too, connection between commemorations and the press became very close, journalism being one of the important elements of the commemoration system.