Scuttlebutt

On Sunday November 23rd the Detachment marched in the 44th annual Haverhill Santa Parade.

An estimated 30,000 residents came out on a brisk November Sunday afternoon to watch the 44th annual Haverhill Santa Parade.

 

The detachment Color Guard fell out in great form. Detachment Commandant, Richard Broadnax marched in the position of the right rifleman. Carrying the United States Flag was Marine Gene Boudreaut flanked by Marine Tom Rudden carrying the Marine Corps Colors. Marine Dave Tuttle marched in the position of the Left Rifleman. Marine Gerry Santelli provided forward reconnaissance along with a contingent of Korean War Veterans from their retired military truck traveling ahead of the color guard.

The Marine Corps League Detachment Color Guard stepped off at 1:00 from the Firehouse at the Hunking School. Marching north on Main Street through Bradford and up into Haverhill. Passing the reviewing stand at Monument Square they headed down Kenoza avenue and completed the parade march at the Lorraine Post 29 VFW.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: