BERKSHIRE VETERANS COALITION
CITY OF PITTSFIELD
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & CEREMONY 2015
Memorial Day Parade Starting at 9:00am
Line-up on Fenn St., Pearl St. & Allen St. will be at 8:00 – 8:45am and will be stepping off from the Pittsfield City Hall on Fenn Street at 9:00am sharp. We will be proceeding to North Street turning right and heading north, taking a left on Wahconah Street to the Pittsfield Cemetery. A Ceremony will follow around 10:00am.
Opening remarks by: Mayor Daniel Bianchi
The Key Note Speaker will be: Director of Veteran Services: James H. Clark
The Berkshire Veterans Coalition, along with other volunteers, High School marching Bands, Boy & Girl Scout troops, Color Guards, Honor Guards, Pittsfield City Council will be in attendance.
Singing the America the Beautiful will be: F. Martha Green
Poppies will be placed in the urn for each Veterans name read, by all the Berkshire Veterans Coalition Commanders or their Representatives.
The names of all the Veterans who have passed from 2014-2015 The Role of Honor will be read by: Fr. Peter Gregory
Volley by: The Vietnam Veterans of America James E. Callahan Berkshire Chapter 65
Taps by: Pittsfield High School Band
National Anthem by: Pittsfield High School Band