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Veterans in Armidale tell us about the importance of Anzac Day ceremonies

Vanessa Arundale
By Vanessa Arundale
Updated April 29 2021 - 12:22am, first published April 26 2021 - 3:30am
A DAY OF MATESHIP: Veterans Des Bowlay, Bob Tonnet and Harold Heffernan say Anzac Day is a time to get together with mates - many of whom they haven't seen since the year before. Photo Vanessa Arundale.

War veterans living in Armidale were glad to return to a public Anzac Day service in 2021 after an enforced private memorial event last year in the company of immediate family or, in many cases, alone at home, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Vanessa Arundale

Vanessa Arundale

Senior Journalist Northern Tablelands and North West

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