Army Day Parade, circa 1945

Every year on Army day in the 1940’s, the military would parade down DeSiard Street. This is a photo from the Digital Library That I think shows one of those parades:

https://www.louisianadigitallibrary.org/islandora/object/oplib-pho%3A36

You can see the Phoenix Drug Store, People’s Homestead, the Alexander Hotel and Primos Cafe in the shot!

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