VA cancels Memorial Day parade

USA Flag (Photo AP)
USA Flag (Photo AP)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Dayton VA Center will no longer include a parade as part of its Memorial Day activities.

VA officials told 2 NEWS the parade was dropped in an effort to return to “the true purpose of the holiday: to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation.”

The center will instead be host a Veterans Day parade to take the place of the Memorial Day Parade.

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