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Nanaimo's 2017 Remembrance Day ceremony packed downtown, despite poor weather.
Nanaimo's 2017 Remembrance Day ceremony packed downtown, despite poor weather. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW

Remembrance Day a celebration and tribute for Nanaimo veteran

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
November 11, 2017 - 2:14pm

NANAIMO — Each year, Remembrance Day is a ceremony of duality for veteran Victor Osbourne.

Born on Nov. 11, 1918, Osbourne's 99th birthday was honoured during the downtown Nanaimo ceremony this year by a crowd of thousands singing Happy Birthday.

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