They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old;

Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning

We will remember them.

We will remember them.

 

Across the district and across the country, Legion members are paying tribute to veterans. Jerry Lava is the president of the Kenora Legion.

"The one thing we have to remember, as community and as Legion members, helping veterans is our mission within the Legion, honouring veterans is our duty for the Legion, but honouring the Fallen is our sacred obligation," he emphasized.

Starting at sunset -- around 4:40 p.m. -- bells across the country will be ringing 100 times each. They'll be marking the 100th anniversary celebrations for the end of the Great War, on November 11, 1918.

In Kenora, the bells are set to ring at St. Alban's, St. James, Notre Dame, city hall and the old fire hall.

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Remembrance Day ceremonies

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