Great Turnout at Veterans OP Banner Commemoration

On Saturday 17th August Thousands of Veterans attended the OP Banner Commemoration organised by Northern Ireland Veterans Association in Lisburn. Many Veterans and their families made the journey from Enniskillen to what proved to be a day of recognition of the sacrifice and courage of our Armed Forces Veterans who bravely served in Northern Ireland defending both sides of the community from Terrorism and Paramilitiarism. Vice Chair of the Ely Centre Mr Wallace who organised a coach of Veterans who attended the event stated " today was a wonderful opportunity to meet up with fellow veterans who served in Fermanagh and throughout Northern Ireland, we would like to thank NIVA for organisng this event which has enable Veterans to have the recognistion and respect that they deserve"