On Sunday 4 September we will organize a memorial ceremony at the church of Strijpen, followed by a reception and BBQ.
On September 4, 2022, that memorable day will be commemorated, 78 years and 1 day after date.
The program of the day looks like this:
10:00hr: Meeting at the Church Square of Strijpen.
10:15hr: Step up to the entrance of the church accompanied by two buglers.
Drafting of the flag bearers, dignitaries and attendees.
10:30hr: A prayer followed by a short speech by the chairman regarding the 5 deceased Zottegemnaren
and the 16 German fallen soldiers.
The Last Post and laying down the flowers by the mayor.
10:45hr: Boarding to the OC Strijpen accompanied by the Fanfare “Courage and Volharding”
11:00hr: National Hymn at the entrance of the meeting center.
11:10hr: After taking a seat in the hall, our chairman will give a short speech, followed by a reception offered to you
by our association.
12:00hr: End of the reception and start of the BBQ
This meal is offered to you at the price of 18.00 Euro per person.
To ensure that everything runs smoothly, we must transfer the number of diners to the caterer in time.
You can register via Johan Vanderzwalmen,
Sint-Goriksstraat 9 Zottegem Tel. 0486/236 911 or [email protected] and want the necessary amount
transfer to account number BE 91 9790 8554 1776 “Friends of the former combatants”, stating:
your name + number of diners & BBQ
Your payment serves as proof of registration.
CLOSING DATE OF SUBSCRIPTION IS AUGUST 27, 2022