Looking for former grand marshals

Area Lion Roland Arper is looking for anyone who has been or knows anyone who was a grand marshal of the Whaling Days Parades.

He is putting together a list of the parade’s grand marshals and is missing information.

He needs the grand marshals for the following years: 1973-75; 1978-81; 1985, 1988-89; 1991-1995, 1998 and 2000.

If you have any information for those years, please email him at or call 360-871-4535.


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