The 30-member Royal Australian Navy Veterans Band will hold the “Ipoh Commemoration Concert” on Friday, June 10 at Ipoh Town Hall commencing at 7pm. The show is held in conjunction with the annual commemorative services to honour Commonwealth troops who had sacrificed their lives for the well-being of Malaya and Malaysia. Scheduled services are as follows:
Thursday, June 9 (9.30am) – Kamunting Road Christian Cemetery, Taiping.
Friday, June 10 (9am) – Ipoh Cenotaph, Ipoh.
Saturday, June 11 (7.30am) – Church service and wreath-laying ceremony at Holy Trinity, Batu Gajah (God’s Little Acre).
Saturday, June 11 (11am) – Gurkha Cemetery at 2nd Battalion Royal Ranger Regiment, Syed Putra Camp, Ipoh.
The Ipoh Commemoration Concert will feature popular musical numbers such as “Phantom of the Opera”, “Conquest of Paradise”, “Stranger on the Shore” and “World in Union”.
Admission is free. However, donations can be made to the Warriors Association Malaysia during the show.