Civic crown

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(Rom. Antiq.) a crown or garland of oak leaves and acorns, bestowed on a soldier who had saved the life of a citizen in battle.

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35am - The Civic Wreath Laying Party will leave the ICC for the VIP grandstand.
Old soldiers remember: Veterans and serving personnel look on as Lord MayorMichael Wilkes lays a civic wreath during the ceremony in Centenary Square, Birmingham.
As well as a civic wreath laying ceremony, there will be a two minute silence and processions.