Summerland Legion president Mike Brazeau

Poppy presentation

Summerland Legion president Mike Brazeau presents a poppy to Mayor Janice Perrino.

Summerland Legion president Mike Brazeau, right, presents a poppy to Mayor Janice Perrino on Thursday, to mark the start of the annual poppy campaign. At left are John Dorn, past president of the Legion and Bob Wolleswinkel, first vice-president. From now until Remembrance Day on Nov. 11, Summerlanders will wear poppies as a symbol of remembrance.

 

 

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