Veteran’s Day Parade Well Attended Today In Richmond

By KPass | Local News

Nov 11

Veteran’s Day Parade, 2012, GWC

Onlookers and supporters of veterans lined the streets today from 14th and East Main to the City Building for what was the biggest Veteran’s Day Parade yet, in Wayne County.

Three area bands participated this year from Centerville, Richmond and Northeastern.  All played uplifting and patriotic songs.  Taps were also played along the route in honor of the fallen (see video below) and service people from all branches of the military were present.

Legion Riders At Veteran’s Day Parade, 2012, GWC

It was a beautiful day to remember those who have served, those who are serving now, and those who gave their lives during their service.

For more pictures from the parade go to on Facebook.






About the Author

Karole Passmore is a freelance writer who enjoys writing articles and short stories, interviewing local people, and researching non-fiction subject matter– preferably historical. Graduate of RHS, Ivy Tech Richmond, and Earlham College– with a major in History, Karole has spent most of her life in Wayne County and enjoys the quaint atmosphere of a small town.