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General Meade Birthday Celebration in Philadelphia
From 12/31/2012 – 12/31/2012 Philadelphia & the Countryside Parade

Military Parade, Champagne Toast and Reception. Visitors and participants are asked to gather at the Gatehouse of Laurel Hill at 11:30AM. The parade of Civil War reenactment units, civilians in period attire, heritage groups, and participants process to the final resting place of Gen. Meade at noon. A champagne toast and reception will follow the program. A tour of the historic cemetery will be offered (weather permitting).

Time: 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:

Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19132

Organizer: General Meade Society
Admission: FREE
Event Contact: Dr. Andy Waskie
2152288200
awaski01@temple.edu
Website: www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org
Audience: General
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