George Washington Birthday Parade

2012 Parade

2012 Parade Group
Members of the Fairfax Rifles waiting for the parade to start.

2011 Parade

Group Banner
Civilian members carry the unit banner, followed by the military color guard. Virginia Governor
"Extra Billy" Smith (Dave Meisky) is hatless at left.
Captain Chris
Captain Hoehne, wearing his famous leather shako, leads the color guard.
Telegrapher John
The color guard, wearing both pre-war militia and wartime uniforms, march in style.
UDC Museum
Militia Corporal Bill Lacy points out a feature of an original Virginia flag to Private Hunsaker.
The flag is housed in the Mary Custis Lee-17th Virginia Infantry Chapter - UDC Museum.


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