Remembrance Day is marked with services of commemoration at all our aged care homes

Remembrance Day at Vasey RSL Care

* 14 November 2022 *

Vasey RSL Care Bundoora

Residents and staff at Vasey RSL Care Bundoora commemorated Remembrance Day with a very moving service supported by Dawson our bugler, Bev playing the bagpipes, and Warrant Officer (WO2) Mark Clancy from the Simpson Barracks. Thank you to Liz for her reading, Eleanor for her poem, Gino for sounding the bell, Arnie for raising the flag, Terry for reading the ODE and Des, Wally, Graham and Ian for laying wreaths on behalf of the four sections of our home.

Vasey RSL Care Brighton East

Vasey RSL Care Brighton East residents, staff, friends and families gathered together to commemorate Remembrance Day. Many thanks to our guest speaker Reverend Kevin for his commemorative address, and to Anna for reading the Prayer of Remembrance, Harold for reading the Ode, Ben for leading us in The Lord’s Prayer, Bill for laying the wreath, and Geoff for his very moving reading of ‘In Flanders Fields’.

Vasey RSL Care Frankston South

Vasey RSL Care Frankston South residents and staff participated in our Remembrance Day commemoration service in Paxino courtyard. Our guest speaker was Lieutenant Kieran Skewes from Royal Australian Navy, while residents Beryl, Mamie, Geoff and Norma delivered poems and readings.

Vasey RSL Care Brighton

At Vasey RSL Care Brighton we held our service indoors with residents Annie and Pat helping lay the wreaths by the flagpole and resident Rev Sandra leading us in The Lord’s Prayer and we had a Remembrance Day display with important mementoes from our residents.