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October 25, 2013

Veterans needed for parade

In preparation for the upcoming Veterans Day parade in Dalton on Saturday, Nov. 9, American Legion 112 is seeking veterans who are interested in participating in the parade. Organizers are also looking for someone who can call cadence to the veterans who will march in the parade.

The parade is expected to begin at approximately 10 a.m. and the route will go through downtown Dalton and surrounding streets. The Veterans Day ceremony will follow outside of the Whitfield County Courthouse at the conclusion of the parade.

The American Legion will recognize all veterans during the parade and ceremony, but they will give special recognition to all World War II veterans.

For more information, contact the American Legion at (706) 226-5120.

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