Slideshow: Remembrance Day 2014

Slideshow: Remembrance Day 2014

A few sights from Tuesday's Remembrance Day services in Williams Lake including a parade down Borland Street to the Cenotaph at city hall.

  • Nov. 12, 2014 1:00 p.m.



A few sights from Tuesday’s Remembrance Day services in Williams Lake including a parade down Borland Street to the Cenotaph at city hall.

The total number of military and civilian casualties in the First World War was more than 37 million.

There were more than 16 million deaths and 20 million wounded ranking it among the deadliest conflicts in human history. The Second World War was the deadliest military conflict in history.

More than 60 million people were killed, which was more than 2.5 per cent of the world population. Military people and civilians continue to die in global conflict around the world today, among them Canadian military people.

– Angie Mindus photos