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Fort Langley Remembers

 SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE 

11th November 2022 at 10:30am
Cenotaph, Fort Langley, B.C. 

CLICK HERE FOR OUR 2022 ORDER OF SERVICE

Donations to ensure continuation of the Fort Langley Remembrance Day Service may be given at either church hospitality time today or may be sent to 

Fort Langley Remembrance Day Committee 
Box 1193, Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2S5 

The Fort Langley Remembrance Day Service is a project of the Fort Langley Lions Club and the Fort Langley Remembrance Day Committee

A message from last year.

We are so excited we can be together as a family, with our dad of 97 years. We have attended the Fort Langley service ever since it’s been held and we won’t miss this one. 

I believe our dad maybe the only WW2 vet left attending this service, so perhaps we could acknowledge him at the service. We as a family, are very much looking forward to this day.

My father is very emotional about attending the service tomorrow. At 97 he is reflecting on what he can of his life, but the memories he has no trouble recalling are the events of the war.

We honour him and others that gave their all to make our world a better place. We have been at the Fort Langley Service since the first one and we are not missing tomorrow. 

Today, We regret the passing of George Kenneth Smith and will miss him and remember his service. Dad achieved the rank of Captain in the RAF during the Second World War. He flew the Tiger Moth, various other training aircraft, the Halifax, the Airspeed Horsa Glider during the invasion of Arnhem nearing the end of the war.

Order of Service 2022

WELCOMEJonathan Meads O CANADALed by Dionne Sellinger O Canada, our home and native landTrue patriot love in all of us command.With glowing hearts we see thee rise,The True North strong and free!From far and wide, O Canada, we stand on guard for thee.God keep our land glorious and free!O Canada, we stand on guard forContinue reading “Order of Service 2022”

2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the Remembrance Poppy in Canada

Read Full Article Here Madame Anna Guérin, later christened “The Poppy Lady from France”, inspired by John McCrae’s “In Flanders Fields”, had an idea: to adopt the distribution of the Poppy on Armistice Day as a way to raise money for Veterans’ needs and to remember those who had given their lives during the FirstContinue reading “2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the Remembrance Poppy in Canada”

Fort Langley hosts an annual Remembrance Ceremony honouring our Veterans, Armed Forces and Peacekeepers, past and present.

A history of the Fort Langley Cenotaph 
Thank You, Emilie Colbourne and her Grade 5 Class of the Langley Fine Arts School

Donations to ensure continuation of the Fort Langley Remembrance Day Service may be sent to
Fort Langley Remembrance Day Committee
Box 1193, Fort Langley, BC, V1M 2S5

The Fort Langley Remembrance Day Service is a project of the Fort Langley Remembrance Day Committee and the Fort Langley Lions Club.

Our Sponsors

Fort Langley Lions Club
Fort Langley BIA
Fort Langley Improvement Society
Cornelius and Hilary Vandergugten
Coast Capital Savings
Alder Acres
Tim Dolinski
Terry Metcalfe
Barrie and Lori Geosits
Donna & Jeffrey Christian
Jeffrie and Andrea Laurie
Bill and Bernice Stacey
Verna Hickey
Marie Berryman
Fort Langley Churches

Thank you to all who helped make this service happen, especially:the Fort Langley Remembrance Day Committee, Aldor Acres, the Langley Scouting & Guiding movement, Living Waters Church, St. George’s Anglican Church, The United Churches of Langley.