John Turner plays ‘The Last Post’ during a vigil held by Conrad Elementary School on Nov. 9. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

John Turner plays ‘The Last Post’ during a vigil held by Conrad Elementary School on Nov. 9. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

Prince Rupert war graves cleaned

Students from Conrad Elementary School cleaned Prince Rupert wargraves on Nov. 6

Students at Conrad Elementary School visited the Fairview Cemetery on Nov. 6, where they cleaned the graves of Prince Rupert’s war dead.

The group also had an opportunity to visit the local Legion and hear about the battlefield experiences of Prince Rupert’s veterans. On Nov. 9, the same group of students held a vigil at the graves they cleaned.

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