WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DC's own Eastern High
School Band will lead the National Memorial Day Parade down Constitution
Avenue at 2 p.m. on Monday -- but will have special visitors at their
Friday band rehearsal at 1:30. Singer Pat Boone, Billboard Magazine's #10
rock recording artist in history, and actor James McEachin, most noted as
the first African American man to have his own show on NBC "Tenafly" and as
Lieutenant Brock in the Perry Mason movie series, will also take part in
the parade. McEachin has also been awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart
for his service during the Korean War.
WHAT: Media Availability (interviews) and Photo Op w/ Eastern High
School Band, singer Pat Boone and Actor James McEachin as they
prepare to lead Monday's National Memorial Day Parade.
WHEN: Friday, May 25, 2007 at 1:30 P.M.
WHERE: Eastern Senior High School stadium (between A Street and E Capitol
St., and between 17th and 19th St.)
1700 East Capitol Street, NE, Washington D.C.
For more information call Tim Holbert at 703/302-1012, ext. 220 or
The 2007 National Memorial Day Parade
Presented by the American Veterans Center
May 28, 2007 2:00 PM
CONTACT: Tim Holbert +1-703-302-1012 ext. 220 or Ian Walters,
+1-202-321-0715, both of American Veterans Center
SOURCE American Veterans Center