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Watch CBC NL's special broadcast of the Beaumont-Hamel centenary

Watch CBC NL's special 5-hour broadcast from the Beaumont-Hamel centenary celebrations at the memorials in St. John's.

Friday's memorial day ceremonies in St. John's were the biggest in recent memory.

Thousands of people poured into the National War Memorial, and The Rooms, to pay tribute to the Royal Newfoundland Regiment and the Battle of Beaumont-Hamel.

Click above to watch CBC NL's special five-hour broadcast from the historic event, hosted by Anthony Germain, Heather Hiscox and Debbie Cooper.