Introducing our 2022 Grand Marshal!

The United War Veterans Council is proud to announce the Grand Marshal of the 2022 New York City Veterans Day Parade: Former Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Vince Patton!

MC Patton was the eighth MCPOCG, and the first African-American to hold that position.  We are excited and honored to welcome him to lead the 103rd New York City Veterans Day Parade.

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