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Images: Capital Region Scrapbook – Veterans Days past in Schenectady, Albany and Saratoga

Francis Scavio, a World War II veteran, salutes members of a marching division during Albany's 1984 Veterans Day Parade.
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Francis Scavio, a World War II veteran, salutes members of a marching division during Albany's 1984 Veterans Day Parade.

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From our Capital Region Scrapbook this week. Photos from Veterans Days in 1966, 1969, 1970, 1984 and 1997, in Schenectady, Saratoga and Albany.

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Representatives from Broadalbin High School march during the 1984 Veterans Day Parade in Albany. File Photo

 

Majorettes and musicians from Mohonasen High School perform for veterans and spectators during Albany’s 1984 Veterans Day Parade. File Photo

 

Veterans Angela Spina, Verla Wagoner and Josephine Derkowsky wave to people along the parade route during Albany’s salute to vets on Monday, Nov. 12, 1984. File Photo

 

Francis Scavio, a World War II veteran, salutes members of a marching division during Albany’s 1984 Veterans Day Parade. File Photo

 

Schenectady Mayor Karen B. Johnson and veterans’ representative Jim Wilson, at left, admire Schenectady’s sign promoting National POW-MIA Day in 1984. File Photo

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Members of Schenectady VFW Post 357, Military Order of the Cooties, meet in 1969. File Photo

 

Members of American Legion Post 533 of South Glens Falls stand at attention during groundbreaking ceremonies at the national veterans cemetery site in the town of Saratoga on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 1997. From left are veterans Curt Traver, John Washborn, Paul Ryan, Randy Keech and Mike Bonitatibus. File Photo

 

Schenectady’s Veterans Day Committee makes plans for the 1970 observation. File Photos

 

Guys in uniform smile during Schenectady’s evening Veterans Day Parade in 1966. File Photo

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