Salters Scene: 2014 Veteran’s Day Parade

Mayor Bill de Blasio
Mayor Bill de Blasio

By Udo Salters

As New York City has done for years, the Veteran’s Day Parade took place on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Tuesday, November 11. This year’s Grand Marshall was Former NYC Police Commissioner and U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Raymond W. Kelly.

Commissioner Bratton
Commissioner Bratton

Like other Parades in New York City the politicians come out to show their support. Mayor Bill de Blasio was seen walking in the Parade, as well as the NYC Police Commissioner William Bratton.

Raymond W Kelly
Raymond W Kelly

It was a perfect day for the thousands who lined Fifth Avenue to salute the Veterans and current serving military personnel from all branches. 2014’s Veteran’s Day Parade featured service was the Marine Corps.

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