Mission: 031030RJUL15 – Parade for L’Hermione

Date(s) - 03 Jul 2015
1030 - 1330

Pier 16, South Street Seaport


What – Parade for L’Hermione – Recreation of General Lafayette’s tall ship

Who – Color Guard & Field Music

Where – Pier 16, South Street Seaport

When – Friday, July 3rd – Report NLT 1030

Why – Celebrate Arrival of the L’Hermione at NY Harbor and Commemoration of General Lafayette’s return to NY

UOD –Parade Dress, White Pants, White Gloves, Swords for Sidemen, Accoutrements

POC/NCOIC – Stephen Hefler


(917) 863-8221                          SHefler@VCASNY.com

This is a high profile event honoring the arrival of the L’ Hermione, a replica of General Lafayette’s ship on which he sailed to America to join General Washington.

July 3rd is a holiday this year.

Please e-mail me at SHefler@VCASNY.com regarding your availability and register at the web site

The parade will march from the South Street Seaport to Bowling Green where an 18th Century French flag will be raised.

A walk through is planned for 1100 and the parade starts 1130

Other groups attending include the sailors from L’Hermione, the Sons of the Revolution, NY and the Lower Manhattan Historical Society.

For more information regarding L’Hermione



Registrations are closed for this event.


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