- James Townsend
VFW Post 4090 Announces Memorial Day Parade Route and Ceremony
Portland’s VFW Post 4090 will hold it’s 2019 Memorial Day Service and Parade on Monday, May 27th.
The timeline will be:
Iron Bridge at Powers Park
Line up starts with Portland Public Safety leading VFW float, Color Guard, Auxiliary, Knights of Columbus, Etc.
VFW Auxiliary Prayer and dedication of wreath
PHS band plays the Navy selection
Rifle Squad salute by the VFW Honor Guard
TAPS played by PHS Band
Lehman Funeral Home
Parade travels to Lehman Funeral Home for Auxiliary wreath presentation
Ringing of the church bells
Parade will stop at Bridge St. and Smith St.
Parade continues on to Portland Cemetery for conclusion of service.
“Thank you to Portland Public Safety for helping make 2019 Memorial Day Service a success.”
VFW Post 4090
And the Auxiliary