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Purple Up Parade celebrates military children

Purple Up Day

Child Development Center and School Age Care program children march in the Purple Up Day parade at the CDC at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, April 26, 2019. Purple Up Day is a worldwide recognition of military children’s strength and sacrifice. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kathryn Calvert)

Purple Up Day

Children participate in the Purple Up Day parade at the Child Development Center at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, April 26, 2019. In recognition and support of military children, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service offered free treats to any child wearing purple. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kathryn Calvert)

Purple Up Day

Children wear purple in honor of Purple Up Day during a parade at the Child Development Center at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, April 26, 2019. As part of Month of the Military Child, Purple Up Day is a worldwide recognition of military children’s strength and sacrifice, with purple recognizing all military branches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kathryn Calvert)

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