Local veteran Walter McCurdy to serve as grand marshal for Memorial Day parade in Darien
The town of Darien will hold a parade on Monday remembering the men and women who gave their lives for this country. The ceremony's grand marshal is a local decorated war veteran.
Walter McCurdy, a Brooklyn native, joined the Navy out of high school. He served in World War II and the Korean War. He then started a successful business career.
McCurdy says that the Memorial Day holiday...