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June 2020

9th Annual International Day of Remembrance

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buckroe Beach and Park, 100 1st Street South
Hampton, VA 23664 United States
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presented by The Sankofa Projects and the Hampton History Museum. Each year, on the second Saturday in June, a Remembrance Day ceremony is held at Buckroe Beach, paying tribute to the millions of African men, women and children who perished during the Middle Passage of the Transatlantic Enslavement Trade. Honor the lives lost and acknowledge this often untold chapter in American and global history. This event reminds us that “the past and the present, the living and the dead are…

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