Cenotaph Parade

Dates: 
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 09:00 to 11:30
The Cenotaph Whitehall London

This event takes place in Whitehall on Remembrance Sunday. Whilst it is not organised by the Association, an allocation for tickets has been made by the CVA London Branch for Commando veterans. Veteran members who wish to take part should contact the London Branch Secretary, David Justice, for more details [email protected]
 
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Full details of those who wish to participate must be sent to the Royal British Legion by Monday 20 August . Therefore act now to avoid disappointment. Fully paid up CVA members will have priority. Should there then be any places left, non members who have applied will be considered. It is recommended that veterans who are non members apply to join the CVA to guarantee consideration. The following details are required by David (see contact details above): Title; first name; surname, date of birth; nationality; country of birth; full postal address; email (optional); contact phone number; service number (if appropriate); CVA membership number.
 
 
Below is an example of past years itinerary for those attending and taking part. 
09:00: Royal British Legion (RBL) detachments form up on Horse Guards Parade and in Whitehall
10:00: All detachments march out from Wellington Barracks
11:00: Two minutes silence marked by the firing of guns from Kings Troop, on Horse Guards Parade. Cenotaph Service commences
11:25: Cenotaph Service concludes and RBL detachments disperse past the Cenotaph.
 
Veterans should obtain this year's itinerary from the London Branch on application.
 
No passes or tickets are required by members of the public, who can watch the ceremony from the pavements along Whitehall and Parliament Street.
 

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