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1946 New York City Victory Parade for the

82nd Airborne Division

                                     

Grand Stand Pass for the New York City 5th Avenue 82nd Airborne Division Victory Parade
Grand Stand Pass for the New York City 5th Avenue 82nd Airborne Division Victory Parade


 

 



1946 New York News Victory Parade Article

1946 New York News Victory Parade Article-Part 1

1946 New York News Victory Parade Article-Part 2

 

 


The Flat Iron Building in Manhattan is located at Fifth Avenue and Broadway.
Flat Iron Building in Manhattan.

 

 


General Gavin leading the 82nd Airborne Division down 5th Avenue.
General Gavin leads the 1946 Victory Parade down 5th Avenue in NYC.

 

 


Recovering wounded WW II veterans viewing 1946 Victory Parade.
Wounded Veterans viewing the Victory Parade in 1946.

 

 


The 82nd Airborne Division marching down 5th Avenue in New York City.
1946 Victory Parade.

 

 


1946 Victory Parade.
1946 Victory Parade.

 

 


Reviewing Stand.
Reviewing Stand.

 

 


Left to right, General Gavin, N.Y.C. Mayor William O'Dwyer, N.Y. Governor Thomas E. Dewey,
and Under Secretary of War Kenneth C. Royall.
General Gavin, Mayor O'Dwyer, Gov. Dewey, Under Secretary of War Royall.

 

 


The above are U.S.Army photographs. The grand stand pass and news clippings shown courtesy of John Diffin (G company).



 

 





 



 

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