Throgs Neck community hosts its 20th annual Veterans Day Parade
(11/07/04) THROGS NECK - Veterans Day was celebrated a bit early in the Bronx. The Throgs Neck community hosted its 20th annual Veterans Day Parade along East Tremont Avenue on Sunday.
The parade gave veterans a chance to tell their stories and show younger generations the meaning of patriotism. Throughout the day, veterans showed American spirit and pride.
After the parade, Bronx veterans gathered for a ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park to mark the holiday, which honors those who served in the United States armed forces and is celebrated nationwide on November 11.