4 May 2011 About memorial ceremonies
Korning * Bøgballe * Aale
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10 MAY 2011
See photos and speeches Korning * Bøgballe * Aale See also Horsens Folkeblad 5 May 2011: Thanks to the Allied airmen see photo and text
Horsens Folkeblad Wednesday 4 May 2011:
4 May evening commemorated in a number of places
Historical expert Anders Straarup at Korning, Bøgballe and Aale
By Søren Viggo Kristensen firstname.lastname@example.org
KORNING - In keeping with tradition the liberation on 4 May 1945 will be commemorated at memorial ceremonies three places in the Municipality of Hedensted.
At 18.00 the first of the ceremonies will commence at the memorial stone erected at the entrance of Korning School.
Here Jens Pedersen, the chairman of the Association of Local History in Korning, will welcome the assembly. Then Anders Straarup will lay a wreath.
- Anders Straarup, a former teacher and an
officer of the reserve, has since his retirement spent most of his spare time on registering
everything about the Allied airmen
Anders Straarup will make use of his knowledge of
history when he subsequently speaks at the ceremonies at 19.00 in Bøgballe
and at 20.00 in Donneruplund at Aale
- At both of the sites a memorial stone has been erected to allied airmen who lost their lives in the fight against the German occupying forces, Arne Rosenkvist relates.
After the last wreath laying ceremony in Aale the Home Guard will offer a cup of coffee at the Home Guard Centre in Honum.
Arne Rosenkvist urges all associations that over
the years have received banners from the Denmark Society to attend the
memorial ceremonies, and he asks people