Remembrance Day: Murrayville cemetery attracts a few for Nov. 11

Murrayville Cemetery has a cenotaph but no formal Remembrance Day ceremonies.

The Murrayville Cemetery has no organized ceremony on Nov. 11.

What has evolved over the years is that individuals go to the cemetery at 21405 44th Ave. for quiet contemplation as a way to recognize Remembrance Day.

Murrayville and Fort Langley Cemeteries have twin cenotaphs that were erected in 1921. More than 500 veterans are buried in the two cemeteries.

The Township has a virtual tour of the cemetery (museum.tol.ca/Places/Langleys-Cemeteries/Virtual-Tour-Murrayville-Cemetery.

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