The Stamford Fire Department was formed in the 1980's. Several members have served for the Honor Guard for more than two decades.
This is most likely the Memorial Day parade, but it could also be the parade to kick of the Elks Carnival. The view is of Main Street, heading towards the Central Station near Elm Street. Moyes Billiards and the Hotel Carlton can be seen on the left.
1919-05-31: Stamford’s “Greatest” Memorial Parade Day Pays Tribute To The Fallen Vets of the Country
With the end of World War I, just barely six months behind them, the organizers of Stamford's Memorial Day Parade wanted to show their appreciation to those who gave their lives for their country. So they invited every veteran to the parade and made it as big as possible. The [...]