CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center will hold a parade to honor Veterans in the Market area of downtown Charleston on Sunday, November 7. The parade will include a C-17 flyover, marching bands, historic military vehicles, and floats. The Grand Marshall for the event is Lee Hunt, a World War II vet who survived a Japanese kamikaze attack on the USS Laffey.
The parade starts at 2 p.m. at Market and Concord streets. The route then takes it to East Bay Street and on to Broad Street. The parade will end at Colonial Lake.