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Old 11-16-2011, 11:46 AM
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They were in town as part of the Veterans day parade and stuck around for the street party. They got on top of several boats along Duval and was very touching. Being a scotsman I cannot get enough bagpipe music on a typical day let alone a week with so much tragedy. I thought it was a very class act, much like Stihl and Motley Crew's side-by-side tribute 3 laps during sunday's race. RIP
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Old 11-16-2011, 12:09 PM
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The drum in the video says Wantagh Pipe Band. Here is a link to their website.

They also have a FaceBook page.
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wow, I am choked for words with all that has happened, the comments made, and the families involved, the pictures and video posted. You will be truely missed.... my heart goes out to the friends and family
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Old 11-16-2011, 12:24 PM
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Wow....very nice tribute.......

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Man, if that didn't bring a tear to your eye ...
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That was nice. Was that plane flying by part of the tribute as well?
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thanks Speedy
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I was standing 20 feet from the person shooting this video and it was definately a touching tribute.

I just got home from pulling Hammertime back from Key West going through Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. From toll booth operators, people at gas stations, and people in resturants..... There was not one time that I stopped that someone didn't come up to me and ask about the three racers that passed.
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Nice Tribute!
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Saw it in person, it was very moving
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