SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield’s 2019 Veterans Day Parade began at Springfield Technical Community College located on Federal Street at 11:00 a.m.
According to a news release sent to 22News, this year, the parade was lead by 2019 Veteran of the Year, Marine Veteran Richard Tyrell, and Parade Marshal Emmanuel K. Owusu.
The route started in front of STCC on 1 Federal Street and continued down to State Street. The parade then went onto Main Street and ended at City Hall where a ceremony was held.
This year’s event was well attended, with thousands of people lining the streets and paying their respects. The 2019 Veteran of the Year, Marine Veteran Richard Tyrell, and Parade Marshal Emmanuel Owusu lead Monday’s parade.
Springfield Parade Ceremony