Memorial Day Observances

May 30, 1994

Many Memorial Day observances are scheduled for the Baltimore area today. Among them:


* 9 a.m. Annapolis. Parade, starting at Amos Garrett Boulevard. To National Cemetery on West Street for services, then down West Street, through downtown to U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery for services, out to Memorial Circle at City Dock, more services. West Street, College Avenue and Randall Street will be closed from 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m.


* 10:45 a.m., West Baltimore. American Legion services at Baltimore National Cemetery on Frederick Avenue. Del. John D. Jefferies, a District 39 Democrat and a World War II veteran, will speak. Bagpipers from American Legion Post No. 22 will perform. Information: Mr. Koger, 669-5650.

* 11 a.m., South Baltimore. Vietnam Veterans of America, Baltimore Chapter 451, services at the Maryland Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Waterview Avenue and Hanover Street, north of Harbor Hospital Center. Information: 633-0857.


* 11 a.m. Cockeysville. Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, 200 E. Padonia Road. The 50th anniversary of D-Day will be the theme. Participants include the First U.S. Army Concert Band, color guard units. Information: 666-0490.


* 10 a.m. Westminster. Parade, along Maryland Avenue to Main Street, east on Main Street to Center Street, left on Center Street to Willis Street, right on Willis to the Court House Annex. Ceremonies at Westminster Cemetery.

* Noon. Westminster. Vietnam Veterans of America Inc., Carroll County Chapter No. 650, services at the Carroll County Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Willis Street. Information: 239-8372 or 239-6274.

* 1:15 p.m. Taneytown. Parade forms at the Taneytown Bank & Trust Co. parking lot, East Baltimore Street and Trevanion Road. Wreath-laying at 1:45 p.m. at the monument in front of the bank, then the parade will proceed to Memorial Park for ceremonies.


* 11 a.m., Aberdeen. American Legion Bernard L. Tobin Post 128, VFW Memorial Post 10028 and Fitzgerald Moore Memorial Post 1841, Catholic War Veterans. Wreath-laying at Veterans Park, North Parke and North Rogers streets. Information: Charles Greer, 272-9822, or 272-5141.

* 11 a.m. Havre de Grace. American Legion Post 47, ceremonies at Angel Air Cemetery, after procession from post home on St. John Street. Flowers to be placed on the grave of Millard E. Tydings, a former U.S. senator and the post's first president. Wreath-laying will follow at Tydings Park. Music by the Havre de Grace High School band. Information: Albert Bagley, 939-0234.

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