Memorial Day in Sparta

SPARTA. The Township commemorated Memorial Day with flair and with honor.


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  • William Kegelman, Vietnam War veteran; Grand Marshal at the Sparta Memorial Day Parade. (Photos by Dave Case)




  • Sparta High School Band at the Sparta Memorial Day Parade.




  • Members of the Sparta High School Band carry their banners proudly.




  • Scouts carry a banner in the Memorial Day parade: 'Build an Adventure.'




  • Civil War Reenactors at the Sparta Memorial Day ceremony.




  • Brian Porter of the Sparta Police Department in the Memorial Day parade. (Photo submitted)




Veterans, marching bands, law enforcement, rescue workers, students, volunteers, and residents, were among the many who participated in or appreciated the Township's Memorial Day, sponsored by the Sparta VFW. This year there was special focus on veterans, especially those who served in World War II.








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