Wreaths laid in Lavenham by family of fallen soldier at Remembrance Day

After laying the wreaths in the Market Place the parade was led to the church by an soldier from the Air Assault Btn REME, and RBL Ladies section woman carrying Lavenham RBL standards followed by those for Guides, Brownies and Scouts. Picture by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130006001
After laying the wreaths in the Market Place the parade was led to the church by an soldier from the Air Assault Btn REME, and RBL Ladies section woman carrying Lavenham RBL standards followed by those for Guides, Brownies and Scouts. Picture by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130006001

Wreaths were laid at Market Place in Lavenham on Sunday to commemorate Remembrance Day with military personnel from the British and US armed forces in attendance.

After the wreath laying service in Market Place the parade was led to St Peter and St Paul’s Church where a service of remembrance was held.

Wreath-laying, Lavenham Market Place. Central is Sqdn Leader Andy Climie from RAF Honington. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency. ANL-161115-130017001

Wreath-laying, Lavenham Market Place. Central is Sqdn Leader Andy Climie from RAF Honington. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency. ANL-161115-130017001

Soldiers from 7 Air Assault Btn REME from Wattisham took part in the parade among members of the Royal British Legion and local scout, guide and brownie groups.

Among those laying wreaths were USAF Major Harry Starnes, Flight Commander 492d fighter squadron Lakenheath; Carroll Reeve chairman of Lavenham parish council; Falconer Wallace, president of the Lavenham branch of the Royal British Legion and Tony Woodgate, father of Jo Woodgate, Corporal of Horse, the Blues and Royals who was killed on his last day of his tour in Afghanistan in March 2010 at the age of 26.

Sgt Major Clive Garaway and his men, 7 Air Assault Btn REME from Wattisham who paraded through the village. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130028001

Sgt Major Clive Garaway and his men, 7 Air Assault Btn REME from Wattisham who paraded through the village. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130028001

From left USAF Major Harry Starnes, Flight Commander 492d fighter squadron Lakenheath,  Carroll Reeve chairman of Lavenham parish council; Falconer Wallace, president of the Lavenham branch of the Royal British Legion; Tony Woodgate, father of local Jo Woodgate, Corporal of Horse, the Blues and Royals who was killed on his last day of his tour in Afghanistan in March 2010 at the age of 26, Richard Goss. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency. ANL-161115-130039001

From left USAF Major Harry Starnes, Flight Commander 492d fighter squadron Lakenheath, Carroll Reeve chairman of Lavenham parish council; Falconer Wallace, president of the Lavenham branch of the Royal British Legion; Tony Woodgate, father of local Jo Woodgate, Corporal of Horse, the Blues and Royals who was killed on his last day of his tour in Afghanistan in March 2010 at the age of 26, Richard Goss. Picture supplied by Anglia Press Agency. ANL-161115-130039001

USAF Major Harry Starnes, Falconer Wallace, Suffolk Deputy Lieutenant the Andrew Scott and WO Garaway. Picture by Richard Goss ANL-161115-130049001

USAF Major Harry Starnes, Falconer Wallace, Suffolk Deputy Lieutenant the Andrew Scott and WO Garaway. Picture by Richard Goss ANL-161115-130049001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152344001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152344001

The remembrance parade halts at Market Place as the Last Post is played by Sally Army bugler and Clive Garaway. Picture by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130059001

The remembrance parade halts at Market Place as the Last Post is played by Sally Army bugler and Clive Garaway. Picture by Anglia Press Agency ANL-161115-130059001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152356001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152356001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152408001

Remembrance Day in Lavenham. Picture by Michael Moyes. ANL-161115-152408001