Arizona to Commemorate Bravery in the Daisy Mountain Veterans Parade
Our countrymen will be forever grateful for the sacrifices endured by our brave and courageous soldiers who fought to safeguard the freedom of our beloved country. This year, another celebration will take place in Anthem, Arizona to let our war Veterans know that although the war was forgotten, their efforts and bravery will forever be remembered.
The 8th Annual Daisy Mountain Veterans (DMV) Parade and Family Picnic will take place on Saturday, November 10 in Anthem beginning at 10 am. Family activities, including games and entertainment will follow between 12:30 and 3p.m with vendors in food court providing a wide variety of refreshments.
Four former Prisoners of War will serve as a Grand Marshals for this year’s parade:
- Brigadier General E.D. (Dave) Woeliner
- USAF (Ret) Colonel Thomas H. Kirk Jr.
- USAF (Ret) T/Sgt Henry Ong Jr. and
- USAAF Corporal James Yeager, USA
The DMV wil once again participate this years with the U.S. Marine Corps in its “Toys for Tots” program. Collection boxes will be available from October 22 to November 9 at the following locations in Anthem: The Anthem Community Center, Both Wells Fargo Bank and offices, OSR Physical Therapy, Toys “R” Us in the Outlets, Phantom Realty, Rayne of the North Valley and State Farm Insurance. Those who prefer to bring toy to the parade will receive a piece of birthday cake in honor of the 237th anniversary of the Marine Corprs celebrated on November 10.
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