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"In Accordance With Public Law 110-181 SEC.598; the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act authorized the Secretary of Defense to conduct a program to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and "in conducting the commemorative program, the Secretary shall coordinate, support, and facilitate other programs and activities of the Federal Government, State and local governments, and other persons and organizations in commemoration of the Vietnam War."

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We are pleased to announce our 2019 Georgia Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshal









Major General Thomas M. Carden, Jr.

Adjutant General of the Georgia Department of Defense


For official biography, please click here.

20190126 MG Carden Official Portrait compressed Screen Shot 2019-07-23 at 4.47.52 PM Ball Invite 2019

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Aaron Diamant

We are pleased to announce that Aaron Diamant from Channel 2 Action News team (WSB-TV) will serve as master of ceremonies at the 2019 Georgia Veterans Day Parade in Downtown Atlanta (Centennial Park District) and at the Freedom Ball in the Georgia Aquarium on 09 November 2019.


For over two decades, Aaron has worked in television and radio in major markets around the country and overseas.  As an investigative reporter, Aaron has covered many military and veteran-related stories.

Aaron Diamant - 2019 Master of Ceremonies