City of Quincy: Veteran's Day Parade Ceremony
Sponsors by: Quincy Veterans Service Department
Jimmy Hui, President/Chief Executive Officer at The Jimmy Hui Foundation office is very pleased to announce that City of Quincy will host the Veteran's Day Parade and Ceremonies event begins on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. where the parade will be taking place from the intersection of Quincy Avenue and Scammell Street and proceeds to Hancock Street to the Adams Academy.
George F. Nicholson, Director of Quincy Veterans Services and Parade Chairman is in the charge of organizing for the Veteran's Day Parade and Ceremonies to celebrate on Veteran's Day part of the national holiday every month of November here in the City of Quincy.
Veteran's Day is a time of us to remember our friends and family who committed their lives in service to this great nation. Quincy residents have fought in every major conflict in this country's history. We are rightly proud of those men and women who served in the past, and all those who are protecting us against the threat of terrorism today.
Lawrence Norton, a Purple Heart recipient and past commander of the Quincy Veterans Council will be the master of ceremonies.
Mayor Thomas P. Koch, City Councilor President Kirsten L. Hughes, Veterans Committee Chairman Noel T. DiBona, Quincy Veterans Services Director George Nicholson and Robert Lewis, Commander of Quincy Veterans Council will deliver their remarks from the Adams Academy podium to greet with the residents, persons with disabilities, citizens and the public on the Veteran's Day ceremony begins at 11:00 a.m. right here in the City of Quincy.
Vice Chairwoman of School Committee Paul L. Bregoli, Members of the City Councilor, Members of the School Committee and Members of the State Delegations will participate for the Veteran's Day Parade and Ceremonies here in the City of Quincy.
The Sons of the American Legion, Morrissette Post 284, will hold its special Veteran's Day "Flags For Veterans Island" ceremony following after the ceremony from Adams Academy later in the afternoon at 1:00 p.m. at the island at School and Pleasant Streets.
For the weather permitting, the Veteran's Day Ceremony will take place at Quincy High School on Coddington Street to open for the public begins at 11:00 a.m. and plenty of the parking space.
For more information, please contact Quincy Veteran's Services Department at (617) 376-1194 with any questions or concerns about the event.