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Mount Ephraim Parade Photos by Bill Bates

Photos By Bill Bates        CATEGORY MT. EPHRAIM


OUR GREAT FLAG - Members of the Mount Ephraim American Legion and VFW start off the July 4th Parade by proudly displaying the great flag of the United States of America.


PARADE GRAND MARSHALL'S - The seven brave men and women who returned home safely from over seas leading the parade in Mount Ephraim.  A Special Thank You goes out to these troops and a warm Welcome Home!


BABY PARADE WINNER - One of the Baby Parade Winners proudly shows off their patriotic float.


BROOMALL STRING BAND - Members of the Broomall String Band play a patriotic tune as they march down Kings Highway in Mount Ephraim.

20 PROUDLY REMEMBERING - Members of the Mt. Ephraim Fire Department stop at the Sylvester & West Memorial Monument to place a bouquet of flowers and two wreaths in Loving Memory of MEFD Fire Chief Jim Sylvester &  Deputy Fire Chief John West Sr. who perished in the early morning hours of July 4, 2002 along with GCFD FF Tommy Stewart III trying to rescue three young children who were trapped in a fully involved house fire.  Claudia, Colletta and Alexandra Slack perished in the tragic blaze that claimed all six.