Diocese of Portsmouth

VJ Day Service


Start date
15 Aug 2021, 2 p.m.
End date
15 Aug 2021, 3:30 p.m.
Location
St George’s Church, Main Road, Arreton PO30 3AB
Isle of Wight
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A service to commemorate the 76th anniversary of VJ Day.

The service will be led by Rev Kath Abbott, with a sermon by the Archdeacon Peter Leonard.

A wreath will be laid at the Burma Star window by the last surviving Island member of the Burma Star Assoc, Mr Harry Aitkin, who will be 100 in December this year. Members of the local Guides, Scouts & British Legion will be acting as Standard Bearers for the service.

Further information can be obtained from Jacqueline Gill on 01983 840607 or email.

St George


Church Lane, off Main Road by The White Lion, Arreton, PO30 3AB

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