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Commemorating the 53rd Memorial Day
Date 2008-06-09 오전 10:38:30 View 2215
Commemorating the 53rd Memorial Day

The Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs held a ceremony to commemorate the 53rd Memorial Day at Seoul National Cemetery at 10:00(Fri) of June 6, 2008. It is to remember and honor the sacrifices and contributions of national patriots and war dead.

The ceremony was attended by nearly 5,500 people including President Lee, high-ranking government officials, bereaved families of war fallen and citizens.

The memorial ceremony began with a silent tribute at 10:00, followed by a wreath-laying, a memorial performance, a memorial address and singing of a memorial song.
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