VJ Day Remembrance Service at St Peter Mancroft Church Norwich 15th August 2013.

A Remembrance Service is to be held at St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich to commemorate the Anniversary of VJ Day on Thursday August 15th 2013 at 11am.

St Peter Mancroft Church is home to a stone plaque with FEPOW badge, unveiled and dedicated on 15th February 1987. This plaque was organised by the Norwich Fellowship of prisoners of war, there is also a small FEPOW Chapel within the church with much information of interest of this era. The Bishop of Thetford, the Right Rev’d Alan Winton has accepted an invitation to preach.

Following the service, a buffet lunch with tea and coffee will be provided free of charge for FEPOWs, wives and widows, at the Norwood Suite, Assembly Rooms, opposite the Church. A charge of  £20 per person is payable in advance for other attendees. There will be a team of people attending to the veterans, in the event that family members would prefer to explore the City of Norwich, shop or lunch

For more details see the Upcoming Events page