Reenactors and living historians are invited to Dutchess County’s “Year of the Veteran” parade, Sunday, 30 September 2018, 1:00-4:00pm.
The parade will begin at (approximately) 22 Market Street Poughkeepsie NY 12601. The start is 1:00; meetup in uniform at 12:45.… Read the rest “Year of the Veteran Parade Poughkeepsie Sept 30”
New York City has 16 Doughboy sculptures but one has been hidden in storage for more than 40 years, after being severely damaged by vandals. Today the 1923 memorial to men who served from the Highbridge neighborhood of the Bronx … Read the rest “Rededication Doughboy Statue by Yankee Stadium Sept 28”
Sunday, October 7 at 11 AM – 4 PM, the Samuel H. Young American Legion Post 620 is holding a ceremony to honor the memory of the post’s namesake to mark the centennial of his death in France. The post … Read the rest “Legion Centennial Day in the Bronx October 7”