This Day in Norwood History-May 9, 1943-Huge Parade Precedes Honor Roll Unveiling Ceremony

An estimated 25,000 people yesterday paid tribute to Norwood's six Gold Star Mothers and some 1400 Norwood men in the service, as Governor Leverett Saltonstall delivered an inspiring address at the unveiling of the Norwood Honor Roll on the Town Green. A huge 82-unit parade preceded the dedication, with 14 bands supplying martial music along the line of the march.