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Allen County Council of Veterans to stage annual parade

The annual Veterans Day Parade is sponsored by the Allen County Council of Veterans
The annual Veterans Day Parade is sponsored by the Allen County Council of Veterans(WPTA)
Published: Oct. 21, 2021 at 11:02 AM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The annual Veterans Day parade will be staged in Fort Wayne on the morning of November 6, organizers announced on Thursday.

The march down Parnell Avenue is sponsored by the Allen County Council of Veterans Organizations.

This year’s theme is “Service to our Country.”

The parade line up will start at 9:30 a.m. at the corner of Nettie Avenue and Parnell Avenue. The parade opening ceremony will begin at 11:00 a.m. The parade will travel north on Parnell Avenue to the Memorial Coliseum for placement of wreaths, playing of taps, and remembering fallen brothers and sisters-in-arms.

Guests attending the Veterans Day ceremony will be directed to enter the Parnell Avenue employee parking lot entrance (#4) at the west side of the complex. The ceremony will be held immediately following the parade in Memorial Hall.

For more information about the Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony, visit the Allen County Council of Veterans Organizations website at accov.weebly.com, visit them on Facebook or contact Commander at commanderaccov@gmail.com.

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