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Veterans Day parade is Monday

November 6, 2012

The Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade, billed as the oldest Veterans Day observance in the nation and largest parade west of the Mississippi River, will start at 10:30 Monday in downtown Leavenworth.

The parade loop will start at Cherokee and Fourth streets, head east to Esplanade Street, where it will loop around to Delaware Street, head south at Seventh Street and finish at the VFW post.

Grand Marshal for the 93rd Leavenworth County Veterans Day observance will be Herschel E. Chapman. Honorary Grand Marshals are Anna F. (Cavlovic) Scarborough and William T. “Bill” Thompson.

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