Today is Veterans Day, The traditional parade
starts at 11 a.m. and runs from 23rd to 57th Street along Fifth Avenue; it will include the famous Navajo Code Talkers
of World War II and a dramatic flyover. The parade is still the nation's largest and includes performers from all over
the area, including the Sussex Tech Raven Nation Marching Band
. There are also ceremonies in Staten Island
According to the Census Bureau there are 23.2 million former combatants in the United States, mostly from the Vietnam War; today they gets parades, a free donut at Krispy Kreme, and our thanks for their service. Image (cc) ori0nis.