PHOTOS: Temple marks Memorial Day with parade, ceremony

The Temple Band marches in the town’s Memorial Day parade on Sunday.

The Temple Band marches in the town’s Memorial Day parade on Sunday. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The honor guard from American Legion Post 13 in Greenville takes part in the Memorial Day ceremony.

The honor guard from American Legion Post 13 in Greenville takes part in the Memorial Day ceremony. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

Temple holds its annual Memorial Day festivities Sunday afternoon.

Temple holds its annual Memorial Day festivities Sunday afternoon. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

Temple’s Memorial Day parade marches through the center of town.

Temple’s Memorial Day parade marches through the center of town. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

Temple’s Air Force and American Legion veterans march in the Memorial Day parade on Sunday afternoon.

Temple’s Air Force and American Legion veterans march in the Memorial Day parade on Sunday afternoon. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The Temple Band, Fire Department and VFD Auxilary march in the Memorial Day parade.

The Temple Band, Fire Department and VFD Auxilary march in the Memorial Day parade. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The parade marches up into the center of town for a ceremony on the common.

The parade marches up into the center of town for a ceremony on the common. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The Temple Band marches in the Memorial Day parade.

The Temple Band marches in the Memorial Day parade. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The American flag in Temple’s town center is raised from half-mast.

The American flag in Temple’s town center is raised from half-mast. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

Temple’s American Legion acts as honor guards during the ceremony.

Temple’s American Legion acts as honor guards during the ceremony. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

The Temple Fire Department and its auxilary march in the Memorial Day Parade.

The Temple Fire Department and its auxilary march in the Memorial Day Parade. STAFF PHOTO BY CAMERON CASHMAN

By CAMERON CASHMAN

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

Published: 06-04-2024 12:07 PM

Modified: 06-05-2024 3:40 PM


Temple held its annual Memorial Day parade Sunday afternoon.

The procession, consisting of local veterans, the Temple Volunteer Fire Department and its auxiliary and the Temple Band, marched up into the center of town and onto the common.

At the common, the Rev. Chris Owen of Temple Congregational Church recited Abraham Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address.” The ceremony was followed by a concert on the town common by the Temple Band.

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