2023 Memorial Day, May 29

The American Veteran’s Center  held their annual National Memorial Day Parade along Constitution Avenue in Washington, D.C. on Monday, May 29, 2023. The event is described on the Center’s website. The 3 Grand Marshals of the parade were Harrison H. “Jack” Schmitt (Apollo 17), Charlie Duke (Apollo 16), and Rusty Schweikert (Apollo 9), representing the “Legacy of Apollo”. Photos of Jack Schmitt and Charlie Duke riding on the Boeing float are shown below:

The Boeing float with Jack Schmitt (center) and Charlie Duke (right) at the National Memorial Day Parade, May 29, 2023. (Photo Credit: Mark Usiak).

Another Photo of Jack waving to the crowd. A light sleet/snow is also falling. (Photo Credit: Mark Usiak).

Other photos of the Grand Marshals are also available on the CollectSpace website.