Honoring the fallen during annual Belleville Memorial Day Parade

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  • By Christopher Parr
  • 932nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force Citizen Airmen from the 932nd Airlift Wing participate in the Belleville Memorial Day Parade, May 29, 2023, Belleville Illinois. Joined with family, the Air Force Reserve Airmen paid homage to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. As the parade progressed through the streets, spectators lined the sidewalks, their faces filled with gratitude and reverence. The 932nd AW’s presence served as a poignant reminder of the selfless dedication exhibited by fallen heroes, stirring emotions and fostering a collective appreciation celebrating our nation’s past heroes.

Col. Glenn Collins, commander, 932nd AW was the Grand Marshall along with his sons and Mayor of Belleville, Patty Gregory.