NALIS BLOG


Archive by category: National Heroes & National IconsReturn
REMEMBRANCE DAY: POPPY DAY

REMEMBRANCE DAY: POPPY DAY

  • 11/8/2023 10:43:00 AM
American humanitarian Moina Michael wrote “And now the Torch and Poppy Red, we wear in honor of our dead…” On November 11, Trinidad and Tobago joins the rest of the world in celebrating “Poppy Day”, also known as Remembrance Day.  This is the day on which we honour those service men who died during World War I and II. World War I, commonly known as “The Great War” lasted from 1914 – 1918, and World War II spanned the period 1939 – 19...
Read More

REMEMBRANCE DAY: PHILLIP LOUIS ULRIC CROSS

  • 11/24/2021 10:22:00 AM
In Trinidad and Tobago, November is the month of remembrance.  During this month we remember those who have gone before us with the Christian celebration of All Saints and All Souls.  Additionally, we celebrate Remembrance Day (also called Poppy Day), in which we remember those service men and women who have fallen in combat, particularly during World Wars I and II.  This November 2021,  let us remember Phillip Louis Ulric Cross, World War II hero, lawyer, international jurist, Attorney Gener...
Read More



SEARCH BLOG



ARCHIVE



CATEGORIES

$PAT