HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - Over 300 Hanover high school students marched and performed in the nation's largest Veterans Day parade on Saturday.
Hanover's All-County Marching Band marched for a mile and a half along New York City's Fifth Avenue. The group consists of students in grades 9 through 12 from all four of Hanover's high schools. According to Hanover Schools, they were the only all-county marching band that participated in the parade.
The parade consisted of over 40,000 veterans and active duty military personnel. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, who served as a jet fighter pilot in the Korean War, served as Grand Marshal.
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