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Falkland’s Memorial Service

Several members of the Branch took part in the service on Sunday 19 th April 14:40 Hrs at Holy Trinity Church was followed by a parade to Victoria Pier to cast wreaths into the Humber.

The event was to remember Hull's vessels used in the 1982 Falklands conflict.

‘During the conflict the Royal Navy requisitioned more vessels registered in Hull than from any other British port. Trawlers, tugs and a North Sea Ferry, Norland, were manned by volunteers…’ - Keith Thompson, parade organiser

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