Romford veterans pay respect to those hurt in the Korean war

PUBLISHED: 17:51 01 August 2016 | UPDATED: 17:51 01 August 2016

The North East London Korean Veterans.

The North East London Korean Veterans.


Veterans gathered to pay tribute to the thousands of people killed, injured and imprisoned in the Korean war.

Havering Mayor Cllr Philippa Crowder and Redbridge Mayor Cllr Gurmail Bhamra join standard bearers.Havering Mayor Cllr Philippa Crowder and Redbridge Mayor Cllr Gurmail Bhamra join standard bearers.

A 10am remembrance service was held at St Edward the Confessor, Market Place Romford, which was attended by The North East London Korean Veterans, Mayor of Havering, Cllr Philippa Crowder, Mayor of Redbridge Cllr Gurdial Bhamra and residents.

At noon the group proceeded to Coronation gardens, Main road, Romford, to lay a wreath and pay respects.

A buffet reception was then held at the RUSSC Hall, Mawney Road.

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