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May 23, 2013

Memorial Day Parade


Woonsocket, RI--Mayor Leo T. Fontaine along with The United Veteran’s Council (UVC) of Woonsocket proudly announce the annual Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 27, 2013.

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Woonsocket, RI--Mayor Leo T. Fontaine along with The United Veteran’s Council (UVC) of Woonsocket proudly announce the annual Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 27, 2013.  All veterans and participants should meet in the parking lot behind the (former Blockbuster Video) at 9:00 a.m. The parade will kick off promptly at 10 a.m. from the corner of Cumberland & Clinton Street and disperse at Market Square.

 

The Grand Marshal for this year’s parade will be Veteran of the Year Ernest Boisvert.  Parade participants to include local dignitaries, Woonsocket High School Band, Woonsocket Middle School Band, Woonsocket Fire Department Honor Guard, Woonsocket Police Department Honor Guard, Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Cub Scouts Pack # 2 and the Woonsocket ROTC. The parade will be held rain or shine

 

 

If you and or your organization would like to participate in the parade as we honor past, present and future veterans please contact Linda Plays at 767-9205.