Two Brownies with the 1st Canal Brownies Unit leads the procession of those in attendance with wreaths to place at the cenotaph in Windsor Junction following the service. (Healey photo)

WINDSOR JUNCTION: Crowds gathered at three cenotaphs in the area on Remembrance Day to honour those Veterans past and present, especially those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

A young Beaver gets help from an adult to place his poppy on the wreath following the Remembrance Day service at the Fall River School of Performance Arts cenotaph in Windsor Junction. There was a large crowd on hand to pay their respects to Veterans past and present for their sacrifices. (Healey photo)

In Beaver Bank, Windsor Junction, and Waverley the crowds were large as residents turned out in droves–despite the chilly weather–to show their respect and what those Veterans meant to them.

VIDEO:Halifax Pipe Band at the Waverley Legion

PHOTOS: Remembrance Day Services

Reporter Pat Healey was able to cover the Windsor Junction service, and once it was over made his way to the Waverley Legion where he took in some of the Halifax Pipe Band performance.

Meanwhile, Beaver Bank resident Tina Schwartz gave The Laker a helping hand by snapping photos at their service, held at the cenotaph at the Beaver Bank-Kinsac Community Centre.

Check out our Photo Gallery section for the best pics from Nov. 11, and our Video section for a clip of the Pipe Band.

A wreath is placed at the Beaver Bank-Kinsac cenotaph. (Tina Schwartz photo)
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Pat Healey
Pat has grown up in East Hants, having called Milford, and now Enfield home. He graduated from the journalism program at Holland College in 2001, and has spent time at newspapers in NL and Alberton and Summerside, PEI before becoming a reporter/photographer at The Weekly Press/The Laker in October 2008. He has a rescue kitty named Asha that is much loved—and spoiled. Pat is also our "social engagement guru." Check him out on twitter!