Veteran’s Day Parade to Honor The Veterans This Sunday
The annual Veterans Day parade in Yakima is set for Sunday morning. It starts at 10:45 on Yakima avenue on Monday the Vietnam Veterans of America Yakima chapter will have ceremony at the Korean/Vietnam monument on the Yakima Greenway. Spokesman Jesse Villaneuva, a Vietnam vet says this is the 20th year anniversary of the monument or memorial in Yakima.
It was dedicated on Veterans Day of 1992. On Monday at 1pm veterans from around the valley will honor the people whose names are on the wall from the Vietnam and Korean wars. and a nearby memorial also honors those killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. the two veterans day activities are among many happening this week in the Yakima valley.