IN PICTURES: Littlehampton's Armed Forces Day

Those who have served and continue to serve in the armed forces were honoured as hundreds turned out for the Littlehampton Armed Forces Day on Saturday.

Sunday, 26th June 2016, 3:22 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:23 am
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Events took place between 10.30am and 5pm and included a parade along Littlehampton’s seafront, as well as an aerial display by the Great War Display Team.

There were also arena re-enactments by the Garrison Artillery Group, band performances including the Surrey & Sussex Drum & Bugle Corps, vintage military vehicles, a BBMF Spiftire flypast, 30 Commando Unit Royal Marines Stand, History Zone, themed exhibits, and demonstrations.

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The start of the parade on the seafront.ks16000781-1 SUS-160626-111311008

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Billy Finneran,11, Alan Clayton and Phil Cooper with the 1944 Dodge Weapons Carrier.ks16000781-11 SUS-160626-110925008
Hannah Unsted,15, Jess Smith,15, Eve Edwards,15, and Lucie Feltham, 15.ks16000781-12 SUS-160626-110900008
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John Helyer showing his cap badges to visitors..ks16000781-14 SUS-160626-110841008
A piper at the event.ks16000781-15 SUS-160626-110737008
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