Town of Newburgh Name Memorial Day Parade Grand MarshalMay 23rd, 2012 | By Jay Long | Category: In Your Town
JOHN F. KINLEN NAMED GRAND MARSHAL OF MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
John F. Kinlen, a decorated veteran and hero of the Korean War, has been named Grand Marshal of the 2012 Memorial Day parade in the Town of Newburgh.
Kinlen’s designation was announced jointly at a Town Hall press conference and photo opportunity by Town Councilmen George Woolsey and Gil Piaquadio.
Kinlen, who lives in the Leptondale portion of the Town of Newburgh , said he was surprised and humbled by his designation.