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Veteran's Day Parade in West Richland

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WEST RICHLAND, Wash, -- The West Richland Area Chamber of Commerce hosted their 11th Annual Regional Veteran's Day Parade Saturday.  The Grand Marshall this year was Mr.  John  Lee, Director of Washington State Veteran Affairs.  He's a retired Command Sergeant Major of the US Army and a Vietnam War veteran.  The parade started at 9:30am, and shut down parts of Van Giesen.   A Former US Marine, John Haeg, says he goes every year. "I look forward to Veteran's Day and Memorial Day to recognize those people who have gone before us," says Haeg.  The parade is recognized by the Department of Veteran Affairs  National Parade Committee.