Crowd gathers for annual Battle of Britain ceremony

The Battle of Britain was remembered in Stellarton Sunday with a service held at the cenotaph on the 78th anniversary. Major David S. McIntyre, who retired after nearly 40 years of military service in 2012, spoke about the importance of the battle, noting it was the first that took place almost exclusively in the air....

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Battle of Britain: Youth’s legacy is to keep history alive

The 77th anniversary of the Battle of Britain was observed Sunday at the Stellarton War Memorial. More than 50 townspeople were in attendance, as were great numbers of the Stellarton Fire Department, the 374 Air Cadets, RCMP and police service as well as the Royal Canadian Legion. Prayers were offered by Rev. Aiden Kingsbury and...

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