With Remembrance Day approaching, we take a look back with Yosh Tashiro, at some of the images surrounding the Cenotaph and the military presence in Portage over the years.

Saluting the fallen as school children look on.

Saluting the fallen as school children look on.

Military parade down Saskatchewan Avenue. Possibly on "Decoration Day"

Military parade down Saskatchewan Avenue. Possibly on “Decoration Day”

Cenotaph as viewed from South East

Cenotaph as viewed from South East

Soldier leaving...or returning from duty.

Soldier leaving…or returning from duty.

Inspection of new pilots? - Southport

Inspection of new pilots? – Southport

Cadets at Southport

Cadets at Southport

A military event at St. Marys

A military event at St. Marys

Ceremony at Cenotaph

Ceremony at Cenotaph

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  1. Richard Johnson

    “Inspection of new pilots” was in fact inspection of the 575 Air Cadet Squadron in a Southport Hangar, of which I was a member as a youth.

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