Tag Archive for "eternal-light"


November 11, 2011

Never Forget: Veterans Day Parade 2011

Beginning in the early morning on November 11, 2011, preparations began in Madison Square Park to host the Veterans Day Parade opening ceremony and wreath laying ceremony. November 11, 2011 marks the largest Veteran’s Day Parade in NYC with over 25,000 people present. Starting at the Eternal Light Memorial Flagpole, a bevy of esteemed guests… Read more


November 8, 2011

Cub Scouts Service

With Veterans Day less than a week away, Cub Scout Pack 526 came to Madison Square Park to do community service and pay tribute. Last Saturday the Cub Scouts spent their day cleaning the Eternal Light Memorial Flagpole in Madison Square Park. The Eternal Light Flagpole was erected on November 11, 1923 to honor the… Read more