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Human Events Looks Back: 1991 NYC Gulf War Parade

New York City June 10, 1992 hosted a “Operation Welcome Home” parade through its Canyon of Hereos to celebrate the veterans of the First Gulf War. American military units were joined by units from from all members of the coalition that liberated Kuwait, except Syria, but including Israel.

The Army Times reports that New Yorkers are calling for a parade to welcome home veterans of the Iraqi War to celebrate their valor and sacrifice.

View here a short video from the 1992 parade:

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Neil W. McCabe is the editor of HE's "Guns & Patriots" e-letter and was a senior reporter at the Human Events newspaper. McCabe deployed with the Army Reserve to Iraq for 15 months as a combat historian. For many years, he was a reporter and photographer for "The Pilot," Boston's Catholic paper. He was also the editor of the free community papers "The Somerville (Mass.) News and "The Alewife (North Cambridge, Mass.)." Email him: Follow him on Twitter: @neilwmccabe.

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