Parades

The Veteran’s Legacy Project organizes 2 annual parades in Media, PA: The Memorial Day Parade, and the Veteran’s Day Parade.

These parades are meant to be an enjoyable event for the community to honor the men and women who have provided their military services to our country.

2015 Memorial Day Parade in Media

Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day is the day set aside to pay tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom. This year’s Memorial Day Parade took place on Monday, May 25th at 10am in Media, PA. Special Speaker Missy Farkouh

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The 1st Annual Philadelphia Veterans Parade

Philadelphia Veterans Parade

Philadelphia’s first Veterans Day parade marched through Center City on Sunday, November 8th, winding its way from Broad and Walnut to Independence Hall. Police on motorcycles led the way, followed by uniformed horsemen in gleaming silver helmets with black plumes from the Philadelphia City Troop Cavalry, established in 1774. They were followed […]

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2014 Veterans Day Parade

Valley Forge Military Academy -2014

55th Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Honoring “The Greatest Generation” Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon and Mr. Robert Dimond Grand Marshals The Greatest Generation Special Guests and Speakers Senator Robert Casey Mr. Mario Civera

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2013 Veterans Day Parade

54th Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Monday, November 11, 2013 Honoring “The Troops who Fought in Iraq and Afghanistan” Grand Marshals Dr. John Nagl, US Army Jason Simms, US Marine Corps Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon & Robert Dimond Special Guests and Speakers Senator Bob Casey Senator Patrick Toomey Representative […]

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2012 Veterans Day Parade

53rd Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Monday, November 11, 2012 Honoring “The New Greatest Generation” Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon & Robert Dimond Special Guests and Speakers Senator Bob Casey Senator Patrick Toomey Colonel Wilbur Wolf Lt. Col. Don McDannald Flag Exchange Ceremony Veterans of all wars and area students

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2011 Veterans Day Parade

Vice President Joe Biden

52nd Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Friday, November 11, 2011 Honoring “All American Veterans” Special Guests Vice President Joe Biden Dr. Jill Biden Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon & Robert Dimond Special Guests and Speakers Congressman Pat Meehan PA Senator Ted Erickson

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2010 Veterans Day Parade

2010 Veterans Day Parade

51st Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Thursday, November 11, 2010 Honoring the “Greatest Generation” Grand Marshals Bill Fili, WWII Army Air Corps, POW Walt Tallmadge, Marine Corps, Pacific Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon & Robert Dimond Special Guests and Speakers Senator Robert Casey US Representative Joseph Sestak Governor Ed Rendell Congressman-Elect Pat […]

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2009 Veterans Day Parade

Phillie Phanatic

50th Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Wednesday, November 11, 2009 Honoring Pennsylvania’s 56th Stryker Brigade in loving memory of Harry Kalas Masters of Ceremony Mayor Bob McMahon & Robert Dimond Special Guests and Speakers US Representative Joseph Sestak State Senator Edwin “Ted” Erickson State Representative Mario Civera Flag Exchange Ceremony Members of PA’s 56th […]

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2008 Veterans Day Parade

49th Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Tuesday, November 11, 2008 Honoring Women Veterans Master of Ceremony Harry Kalas Grand Marshals Harry Kalas Rear Admiral (retired) Roseanna M. LeVitre Special Guests and Speakers Senator Robert Casey US Representative Joseph Sestak Governor Ed Rendell Flag Exchange Ceremony Women Veterans pass flags to female students

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2007 Veterans Day Parade

Grand Marshal Ed McMahon

48th Annual Delaware County Veterans Day Parade Tuesday, November 11, 2007 Honoring “The Greatest Generation” Grand Marshal Ed McMahon Ed McMahon flew 85 “bird dog” missions during his tour in Korea between 1952-1954 and was a one time resident of Delaware County, having lived in Drexel Hill while working for NBC 10. […]

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