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Shrewsbury firefighters in parade_crop

Shrewsbury firefighters in parade_crop
Firefighters Brendan Palumbo, Kevin Weigold, Bill Ryzewski, and Nick Vincequere.
Firefighter Tim Parmenter drives the firetruck with Alyson Vincequere waving to the crowd. Parmenter has been attending the Memorial Parade in Shrewsbury since he was just a kid himself and is "honored" to be a part of it as a Shrewsbury firefighter.
Shrewsbury flag waves proudly next to the U.S. flag.
Shrewsbury High School band marches in the Memorial Day Parade.
The Shrewsbury Middle School band participates in the Memorial Day Parade.
Shrewsbury resident, Worcester firefighter and U.S. Marine Corps veteran Seamus Shanley gives a very inspirational memorable address, including the words from Johhny Cash's "Ragged Old Flag."
Saluting and honoring Shrewsbury veterans.
Members of the Shrewsbury Police Department march in the Memorial Day Parade.
Nora Weigold, age 4, of Shrewsbury; Madeline Faucher, age 4, of Shrewsbury; and Nolan Valliere, age 5, and his sister, Adalyn Valliere, age 4, both of Millbury, are waving flags as they wait for their dads to turn the corner. Madeline, Nolan, and Adalyn's fathers are Shrewsbury police officers and Nora's father is a Shrewsbury firefighter. Katie Faucher, Madeline's mother, said that "Coming to the Memorial day parade is one of my favorite things to do every year. The kids enjoy seeing their dads march and it's a great way to learn about all the men and women who have served our country."

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