March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrifice

March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrifice

March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrificeMickey Dumont The Portage Citizen On June 6, 75 years ago boys who signed up to fight in World War II were called upon to fight like men with orders to storm the beaches at Normandy. On June 6, 2019 to honour their bravery and how it helped shape the world, veterans, the RCMP, the…

Armistice Day marks centennial

Armistice Day marks centennialMickey Dumont/The Portage Citizen: On Remembrance Day (Armistice Day) Canadians will gather to honour and remember Canada’s fallen Veterans and help ensure Canadians never forget their sacrifice. Every year, at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, observing the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I, locally we…