Crown Point musters 141st Memorial Day parade

 

By KIM SMITH DEDAM
Staff Writer

May 26, 2009 06:21 am

— CROWN POINT — The first parade honored fallen soldiers here in May of 1868, three years after the Civil War ended.

When Decoration Day was officially renamed, Crown Point kept marching.

Monday marked the 141st lineup of one of the oldest Memorial Day parades in the nation.

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