Tradition lives on as Fighting 69th troops lead St. Patrick's Day Parade for 162nd time
Photo Credit: Spc. Jay P. Lawrence, New York Army National Guard
The color guard of the 1st Battalion 69th Infantry, leads the way as 750 Soldiers and guests lead the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade up 5th Avenue, March 16, 2013. The Soldiers of the New York Army National Guard battalion have led what has become the world's largest St. Patrick's Day event every year since 1851.
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