2008 Dorchester Day Parade Roster

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Boston Fire Department Equipment

Boston Emergency Medical Services

Suffolk County Sheriff's Department

Eascare Ambulance George Gilpin

McCall Transportation Steve McCall

Boston Boarding Mark O'Neil

Mayor Thomas M. Menino and family

Commissioner of The City of Boston

Veterans Affairs Gene Valliencourt

Boston Police Mounted Unit

Boston Honor Guards

Boston Police Gaelic Column James Barry

Chief Marshal Joe Chaisson

Honorary Chief Marshal

Michael Leahy

Trolley donated by City View Trolley

Waltham American Legion Band

Roy C. Cummings Jr.

Officers and Crew of the USS Porter DDG-78

Commander Robert A. Hall Jr. USN

Dav and Dava

DAV State Commander

DAV Auxilary Commander

The Bostonian Jackie McDonald

Uncle Sam's Jazz Band

5th Mass. Battery William Knowles

Mayor of Dorchester Ryan Woods

Boston Windjammers

Tribute to Albert "Dapper" O'Neil Ritchie Masterson

Dorchester Education Complex JROTC

Dorchester Bears

Major Clayton L. Hogan

Brighton High School JROTC

1 Sgt. Greg. Taylor

English High School JROTC

1 Sgt. Burch Alford Jr.

Hyde Park High School JROTC

CWO 3 Brown

East Boston High School JROTC

Lt. Col. Welman

West Roxbury High School NJROTC

LCDR Driscoll

Worcester Sound & Lights Military Band Organ

Joseph Tortorelli

Miss Massachusetts Kristen Fields

Little Miss Dorchester Olivia Baldassari

and the 1st 2nd runner ups

7th Mass. Regiment

18th Century Drum Line Honor Guard


Senator Jack A. Hart Jr.

Spartans Drum & Bugle Corps Peter LaFlamme

Caritas Carney Hospital Mary Truong

Mt. Washington Bank Lauren Mann

Transformation Movement Company

Roberto Clemente 21 Baton twirlers of New England Zulma Torres

State Representative Martin J. Walsh

Cedar Grove Baseball

Brian Boru Pipe Band

Dorchester Recycling Coalition John Anderson

Dot Out Richard O'Mara

Representative Marie St. Fleur

First Panamanian Marching Band

Representative Linda Dorcena Forry

The First Baptist Church

Cluster of Clowns Ed Savage

Vietnamese Community of Mass.

College Hype

Kool Smiles Gretchen Carney

Blessed Mother Teresa Parish

2nd Division

City Council President Maureen Feeney

Boston City Band Russ Weisman

Fields Corner Main Streets

St. Marks Area Main Streets

Four Corners Area Main Streets

Councillor Charles Yancey

Thomas J. Kenney Marching Band Mr. Chu

Dot Well - Codman Square health Center

Councilor Michael F. Flaherty

New Liberty Jazz Band Bob MacInnis

The First Parish Church

Dorchester People for Peace

Councillor John Connolly

Citations Drum and Bugle Corp

Standish Village of Lower Mills

Councillor Sam Yoon

Little German Band Joe Machado

Dorchester Community Center for the Visual Arts

Hub Plumbing and Mechincal

Colum Cille Pipes and Drum

Massachusettes Nurses Association

105.7 WROR Radio


Doug Bennett, Candidate for City Councillor at large

Tony Barrie Marching Band

Harbor Health Services

Althea Garrison Candidate for 1st Suffolk Senate district

Dynasty Productions

Cynthia Coker

Dot Bike

Patsy's Clowns

Federated Dorchester Neighborhood Houses

Worcester Brass Band

Esterallas Tropicales Reinelda Rivera

Century 21

Concerts in the Park