The Historic Trust celebrates veterans

33rd Annual Lough Legacy Veterans’ Parade is Sat., Nov. 9

VANCOUVER — The Historic Trust and city of Vancouver recently announced the 33rd Annual Lough Legacy Veterans’ Parade, Sat., Nov. 9, 11 a.m. at Fort Vancouver National Site and downtown Vancouver. The parade will have over 100 groups participating this year to recognize and honor our veterans. 

The Grand Marshal is Robert Knight, former president for Clark College, retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, and last Commander of Vancouver Barracks. The Reviewing Officer is Brigadier General Donna Prigmore, Commander of the 142nd Fighter Wing, Oregon National Guard.

This year, the Community Military Appreciation Committee (CMAC) will hold an Open House at Hudson’s Bay High School, 1601 E. McLoughlin Blvd.), from 11 a.m.–4 p.m., on Nov. 9, showcasing businesses and organizations that employ or support veterans.  There will be interactive and static displays, free hot dogs, chips, ice cream, coffee, and exciting exhibits. C-TRAN will be offering shuttle service between downtown Vancouver and Hudson’s Bay High School every 15 minutes.

The Lough Legacy Veterans’ Parade is made possible through a generous donation from Frank and JoAnne Lough, who dedicated resources in support of Veterans Day Services.

About The Historic Trust

The Historic Trust is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, founded in 1998, dedicated to inspiring civic pride and economic vitality through education, preservation, and celebration of our community’s history. 

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