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Savannah's Veterans Day parade set for Saturday

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

This November marks the 58th anniversary of Veterans Day, a national holiday commissioned by President Eisenhower in 1954.

The event will include 101 total units and 11 of those will be bands. The parade begins at 10:15 a.m. Saturday.

The parade will start at Abercorn and Gwinnett streets, proceed north to Liberty Street then to Montgomery Street; head north and reach Broughton Street and finish at East Broad Street.

The setup is to allow more people to be able to get out the event. The parade will also be broadcast on WTOC-TV starting at 10:30 a.m.

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