2014 Gettysburg Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony
The Gettysburg Joint Veterans Memorial Day Commission would like to announce that the 147th Annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania will be held on Monday May 26, 2014. This is a great way to remember and honor those men and women who died while serving our country.
The 147th Annual Gettysburg Memorial Day parade and ceremony is one of the oldest continuing ceremonies in the country.This year, the Grand Marshall of the parade will be Major General Anthony Cucolo. The Memorial Day Parade will begin at 2 p.m. at Lefever Street in Gettysburg and head northeast to Middle Street; turn west on East Middle Street and south on Baltimore Street to the Soldiers' National Cemetery.
The Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at 3 p.m. at the Rostrum in the Soldiers' National Cemetery.The keynote speaker will be Major General Anthony Cucolo.
The Gettysburg Joint Veterans Memorial Day Commission consists of veterans' organizations in Gettysburg: Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War – Gettysburg Camp #112; American Legion Post #202; Marine Corps League Detachment #705; and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #15.