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Civilians run alongside decorated veterans during Detroit's Veterans Day Parade

Posted: 4:38 PM, Nov 10, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-10 18:33:42-05
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DETROIT (WXYZ) — Civilians running alongside decorated veterans and soldiers took over Detroit streets Sunday.

In a unique pairing of events, Detroit's Veterans Day parade and the 4 Star 4 Mile Race took place.

For race Director Doug Howell it's a dream born from pain and loss. Howell served as a Marine in the Vietnam War.