Events
WHAT: Aizsargu Aviacijas 5th Anniversary

WHEN: August 8, 1936

WHERE: Spilve, Riga
Berzins


Church Service


Bralu Kapi



DETAILS
  • The celebration began with a parading of the troops at the airport. The members of the Regiment lined up for parade were inspected by Cabinet minister A.Berzins, General Kurelis, Col.Praulis and Col.J.Indans.
  • Inspection was followed by speeches from the dignitaries, and greetings were read out from those not present.
  • A brief parade of aircraft followed, after which the regiment reassembled at St.Martin's church. After the service they went to the Bralu Kapi to lay wreaths.
  • The day's activities ended with a Regiment dinner.

SOURCES

Sparnota Latvija No.26, August 1936, pg. 802-806.

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