D-Day Parade

Venue
Downtown Bedford, VA
Address
East Main and Bridge Streets
Bedford, VA 24523
Region Central Virginia
Locality Bedford City
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, June 07, 2014 (10:00 AM-12:00 PM)
National D-Day Memorial: (540) 586-3329
National D-Day Memorial dday@dday.org
National D-Day Memorial www.dday.org

The community of Bedford along with the National D-Day Memorial will host a 1940s parade on the morning of June 7th. Antique cars, bands, veterans, living historians and more will parade through town. At 11AM, a bell will toll marking the 19 from Bedford killed on June 6, 1944. Walking tours will be available for those interested in visiting some of the more famous Bedford Boys sites as mentioned in Alex Kershaw's book "The Bedford Boys: One American Town's Ultimate Sacrifice."




Upcoming Events
National D-Day Memorial- 70th Anniversary of D-Day Jun 6, 2014
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Last Updated: 2/19/2014 1:44 PM
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