Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Army Day Victory Parade in Roanoke in 1942
From the April 3, 2017, Roanoke (Va,) Times "Looking Back."
1942, 75 Years Ago.
"There was seriousness in downtown Roanoke last night as the Army Day Victory Parade 'with bands playing and colors flying, moved through the streets, serving notice that the city is rapidly girding itself for war on the homefront.'"