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Okanagan connections to Queen Elizabeth II withstand the test of time
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Okanagan connections to Queen Elizabeth II withstand the test of time

Upon the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, Penticton, B.C. residents shared fond memories made during her reign. Brian Remus was just 10 years old when he was tapped to take part in a special event with his classmates.It was June 2, 1953, and he was among the 12 students from the Brompton Oratory Primary School in England allowed to join the crowd lining the streets to Westminster Abbey. He had a close-up view of the pomp and ceremony that came with the coronation of a new monarch. Read more: Queen Elizabeth death: What’s next for Canada’s 10 days of mourning Read More Queen Elizabeth death: What’s next for Canada’s 10 days of mourning And, with his Brownie camera...