REMEMBRANCE DAY
 
Artist Mark Knopfler
Release date October 2009
Recording British Grove Studios, London, UK, October 2008 - March 2009
Format 1CD-single
Label Vertigo
Cat.no. REMEMBERCJ1
Tracks
  1. Remembrance day
  2. Piper to the end
Front and back cover                          
CD           
Additional comments Promotional CD-single for the album Get lucky. Slimline jewel case, UK edition. The second digital official single Remembrance Day/Piper to the end will be released on the 9th November 2009 and the proceeds from this single will go to the Royal British Legion's Poppy Day Appeal. This is a U.K. charity providing support to the serving and ex-service community and their dependents. Mark Knopfler will premier the song in Trafalgar Square for The silence in the square Remembrance Day commemoration just ahead of 11 am on Wednesday 11th November 2009.
 
Remembrance day Remembrance Day also known as Poppy Day, or Veterans Day is a day to commemorate the sacrifices of members of the armed forces and of civilians in times of war, specifically since the First World War. It is observed on 11th November to recall the end of World War I on that date in 1918. (Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 with the German signing of the Armistice.)