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Saluting TCU Warriors 


Honoring a Military Legacy 

Maj. Horace S. Carswell, Jr.
Medal of Honor Recipient
1939 TCU Graduate
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Tarrant County Veterans Day Parade

Saturday, Nov. 11, 2023

Participants will form up in the Fort Worth Panther Island Pavilion parking lot, march down North Forest Park Blvd. along the Clear Fork of the Trinity River and return.

In 1950, the Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) was officially established on the campus of TCU in Fort Worth. It was joined by the Army ROTC program the following summer. Women were admitted to the program in 1970. 

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Feb. 7, 2023

Council decides on parade theme

The Tarrant County Veterans Council has selected a theme for this year's Veterans Day Parade in Fort Worth on November 11: Saluting TCU Warriors. Texas Christian University is celebrating its 150th anniversary and the Council has chosen to focus on the school's military legacy, with a salute to TCU alum and Medal of Honor recipient Maj. Horace S. Carswell, Jr.

Feb. 8, 2023

City to host annual Veterans Day parade

The Tarrant County Veterans Day Parade is hosted annually by the City of Fort Worth through extensive, generous support from the Mayor's Office, City Council, as well as the Fort Worth Police and Fiire Departments. 

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