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Honouring and old hero

by sethuk » 14 Sep 2022, 14:10

The following caught my eye on Flash News Chania today.
Quite a family from so small a village!
Seth @--@ @--@

[The Municipality of Sfakia, the Regional Unit of Chania and the Cultural Association of Agios Ioannis invite you to the unveiling of the bust of Ioannis Vardis Vardinakis (Vardinogiannis), General Leader of Sfakia 1823-1900. On Sunday, September 18, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. in the square of Agios Ioannis of the Municipality of Sfakia.

Your presence will greatly honor us.

Event program

Memorial service at the memorial site
Monument unveilings
Greetings from the Mayor of Sfakia, Mr. Manousos Chiotakis and the Deputy Governor of Chania, Mr. Nikolaos Kalogeri
Speech by Mr. Polyrakis Ioannis, emeritus professor of E.M.P. entitled: "Captain Giannis Vardinogiannis"
Depositing wreaths
Observance of a minute's silence
National Anthem rebuke][/i]

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