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Havre and the War Involving World

Celebration of the end of the war


April 27, 2018

Courtesy photo/Compliments of Don Greytak

Victory celebration in Havre.

Editor's note: This is the third in a series of three articles by Keith Doll. The first ran in the Havre Daily News Dec. 28 and the second Feb. 2.

In Havre, the celebration started as soon as the news was heard. As the Havre Plaindealer wrote: "... all the bells and whistles available were put to the welcome use of proclaiming liberty to the world so far as their tones could reach." They held a parade on First Street and Third Avenue where in the last year soldiers were bid farewell by family, friends and g...

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