Over 200 people from the community including 80 Air & Army Cadets attended the Remembrance Day service at St John's before joining other members of the community at the War Memorial for a traditional Act of Remembrance. Our young cadets were amazing - so proud of them.
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Huge priviledge to have taken part in the Commemorative Ceremony for Private Herbert George Columbine VC on 22nd March, 2018 at Penge War Memorial.
Private Columbine was born in Penge 1893 and died in action in Hervilly Woods, France on 22nd March 1918.
Rev Nigel Poole