The American Legion Post 480, Kutztown, Memorial Day Parade, started at 8:30 a.m. on May 25, traveling Main Street to Fairview Cemetery for a tribute to veterans buried there; then to Hope Cemetery for a tribute and Memorial Day address. Taps and a Salute to the Dead was given as well as solemn prayers in remembrance to those fallen and serving. Americanism award winners gave recitations during each ceremony at the cemeteries; and local Scouts, Veteran’s groups, bands, fire firefighters, and military were represented.

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