(ZIZ News) — The National Day of Remembrance for persons who died in the Great Wars of 1914-1918 and 1939-1945 will be observed on Sunday 8th November.
Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris; other members of the Federal Cabinet; Governor General, His Excellency S.W. Tapley Seaton CVO, QC, JP; members of the Diplomatic Corps and heads of civic organisations are expected to attend the event at the Cenotaph in Basseterre.
An interdenominational religious service and a military parade, featuring officers of the St. Kitts-Nevis Defence Force and the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, will commence at 8:00 am.
Also expected to attend and take part in the service are the Salvation Army, the Methodist Church, the Moravian Church, the Anglican Church and the Evangelical Association.
Twenty men from St. Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla sacrificed their lives in the Great War of 1914-1918, while six persons sacrificed their lives in the Great War of 1939-1945.