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Cloverdale Branch # 6

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BC / Yukon Command Convention

June 4 - 8, 2011

Sunday: The parade forms at the Cenotaph in downtown Penticton

Silver Cross Mother Ann Snyder along with her husband Dave, and the fiancee of Capt. Jonathan Snyder, Miss Megan Stewart, place a wreath to honour the late Capt. Snyder who died in Afghanistan

Lt. Governor the Honorable Steven L. Point speaks

Comrades Gord Kendrick and Ed Bieker are part of the Colour Party

Cde. Gord Kendrick

The City of Penticton Pipe Band leads the parade

The Legion Colour Party

The Ladies Auxiliary Colour Party

The RCMP and cadets took part in the parade

The L. A. Colour Party march along Lakeshore Drive

Comrades Gord Kendrick and Ed Bieker in the front row of the Colour Party

The City of Penticton Pipe Band

The L. A. Colour Party on Lakeshore Drive

A very scenic parade route (but hot!)

Cadets march along Lakeshore Drive

The Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

The end of the parade

Parade Honorary Grand Marshal Steve Dunsdon

Cde. Dolly Greensides is happy the long march is over!

Joint Opening Ceremonies. Dignitaries enter the room, including the Lieutenant Governor.

Lt. Governor, the Honorable Steven L. Point addresses the delegates.

Ready to get down to business: Gord Kendrick, Pat Sharkey, Anne Sharkey, Barb Kendrick.
Photo by Judy Cook

Tuesday: A little fun as the Ladies "crash" the convention doing the Hokey Pokey

The Hokey Pokey

Tuesday evening banquet. Shown here are Branch 6 L. A. President Helen Kellogg and L. A. member Gloria Ellingsen

Comrades Dolly Greensides, Bernice Lewis, Anne Sharkey, Helen Kellog, and Gloria Ellingsen

Cdes. Gord and Barb Kendrick

Cde. Anita Lewis

Company Jump, a tribute to the Andrews Sisters, perform after the banquet

The girls get some of the Command Executive up on the stage

More Hokey Pokey!

Wednesday: Outgoing Peace Arch Zone President Ken Harvey presents a medal to new Zone Commander Greg Olsen

The Command executive form up on the stage for the closing ceremonies.

Cde. Mike Cook, Dominion Treasurer, installs the new BC / Yukon Command President Bob Brady

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