Honoring America's heroes past and present. Memorial day parade pictures from North Queens.
Emma Leung, 3, waves her flag during the College Point parade.
Brinna Denicker, the poppy queen at the College Point Memorial Day parade.
A Marine Corps demonstration at Flushing Meadows Park on Sunday.
Whitestone Parade Grand Marshal John Smith, a retired colonel who participated in the Normandy invasion, is flanked by Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Queens Borough President Helen Marshall during a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday.
A Memorial Day tradition at College Point is the mock cemetery erected to honor the 130 area residents who died in combat since the Civil War.
Veterans are honored during the Whitestone parade on Monday.
The Colonial Ancient Fife & Drum Corps marched in College Point on Sunday.