Members of B.C.'s silver cross families

In honour of B.C.’s fallen soldiers

Members of B.C.'s silver cross families, along with members of the 3rd Canadian Army Veterans (CAV), watch as soldiers from Area Support Unit Chilliwack and 39 Canadian Brigade Group fire one of nine 12-gun salutes in honour of each of the fallen soldiers from B.C. who were killed in Afghanistan. The ceremony at Sappers' Memorial Park, followed the second annual Memorial Ride for the Fallen where hundreds of motorcyclists took part in a ride from Vancouver to Chilliwack to attend the service at the cenotaph in Vedder on Saturday.

  • Jun. 13, 2011 2:00 p.m.



Members of B.C.’s silver cross families, along with members of the 3rd Canadian Army Veterans (CAV), watch as soldiers from Area Support Unit Chilliwack and 39 Canadian Brigade Group fire one of nine 12-gun salutes in honour of each of the fallen soldiers from B.C. who were killed in Afghanistan. The ceremony at Sappers’ Memorial Park, followed the second annual Memorial Ride for the Fallen where hundreds of motorcyclists took part in a ride from Vancouver to Chilliwack to attend the service at the cenotaph in Vedder on Saturday.

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