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Dallas Morning News
Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote promotes election involvement | Community Columnof the Children of the American Revolution will honor local veterans at 3 p.m.
Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote promotes election involvement | Community Column
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 hours ago
of the Children of the American Revolution will honor local veterans at 3 p.m. at the Texas Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Fair Park. They will conduct a Wreath Laying Ceremony and share information about Texas'... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: For Gold Star families, a place to rememberhe has chosen to keep his brother’s memory alive by, among other things, volunt
Gelzinis: For Gold Star families, a place to remember
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
he has chosen to keep his brother’s memory alive by, among other things, volunteering every year to serve as a guide at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall in Washington, D.C. Brian has every letter his brother sent home from Vietnam, along with... Read more
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Philly.com
Christie says Trump has donated 'tens of millions,' but there's no evidence of thatwhich he had pledged during a fund-raiser four months earlier. Earlier, in 198
Christie says Trump has donated 'tens of millions,' but there's no evidence of that
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
which he had pledged during a fund-raiser four months earlier. Earlier, in 1985, Trump contributed $1 million toward a Vietnam veterans memorial in New York, and in 1995, between $200,000 and $400,000 to help pay for a veterans' parade,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Making the riverfront a place for peoplepedestrian and bike path, which runs along the south bank of the Chicago River
Making the riverfront a place for people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
pedestrian and bike path, which runs along the south bank of the Chicago River and is lined by everything from Chicago's Vietnam Veterans Memorial to outdoor seating, restaurants and bars. The final section, expected to open by late October,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Widow leaves sculpture at Vietnam Wall that shows the tragic effects of warThe sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled o
Widow leaves sculpture at Vietnam Wall that shows the tragic effects of war
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
The sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled on a dolly to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial one day last month by three people who looked to be in their 60s. They asked Al Gallant, a volunteer guide, if it was OK to... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Annual Pahrump Fall Festival returns this weekthe first time since 2002, Pahrump residents have the opportunity to see The Mo
Annual Pahrump Fall Festival returns this week
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 5 days ago
the first time since 2002, Pahrump residents have the opportunity to see The Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, on the first day of the Pahrump Fall Festival on Friday and Saturday. Hilling said a dedication... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sculpture left by widow at Vietnam Wall shows the tragic effects of warThe sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled o
Sculpture left by widow at Vietnam Wall shows the tragic effects of war
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled on a dolly to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial one day last month by three people who looked to be in their 60s. They asked Al Gallant, a volunteer guide, if it was okay to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Vietnam Wall replica coming to Danbury for Saturday ceremonyto Danbury for a ceremony on Saturday to commemorate the wounded and war dead.
Vietnam Wall replica coming to Danbury for Saturday ceremony
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
to Danbury for a ceremony on Saturday to commemorate the wounded and war dead. The wall is a replica of the V-shaped Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the Mall in Washington, D.C. The ceremony is planned at the War Memorial Building in Rogers... Read more
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The News-Times
Vietnam Wall replica coming to Danbury for Saturday ceremonyto Danbury for a ceremony on Saturday to commemorate the wounded and war dead.
Vietnam Wall replica coming to Danbury for Saturday ceremony
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
to Danbury for a ceremony on Saturday to commemorate the wounded and war dead. The wall is a replica of the V-shaped Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the Mall in Washington, D.C. The ceremony is planned at the War Memorial Building in Rogers... Read more
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Freeman journal
Thank you, veteransa big difference. They threw garbage at us when we came home before." It was a
Thank you, veterans
Freeman journal / Posted 8 days ago
a big difference. They threw garbage at us when we came home before." It was also Huisenga's birthday, he turned 74. The Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall is engraved with the names of 58,000 service members who gave their lives during the war. It's... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Thank you, veteransto Washington, D.C. Saturday. ABOVE:?A pair of red roses hang on one of the ri
Thank you, veterans
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
to Washington, D.C. Saturday. ABOVE:?A pair of red roses hang on one of the rifles that is part of a statue at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The statue, which depicts three soldiers, faces the wall with the names of those killed. The wall... Read more
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Boston Globe
Families gather at 35th South Boston Vietnam Memorial ceremonyDonna Cashins on Sunday walked with her son to place a flowered wreath at the S
Families gather at 35th South Boston Vietnam Memorial ceremony
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Donna Cashins on Sunday walked with her son to place a flowered wreath at the South Boston Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the same spot she’d visited 35 years ago as she adorned the monument that stands in honor of her husband and 24 others killed in... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Vietnam Veterans of America remember prisoners of warSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Moments of silence and somber speeches marked the annual
Vietnam Veterans of America remember prisoners of war
Staten Island Advance / Posted 8 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Moments of silence and somber speeches marked the annual POW/MIA Recognition ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park on Sunday. The ceremony, which honored all the prisoners of war and those missing in action, was held... Read more
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The Mining Journal
SALUTE TO SOLDIERSthe names of local soldiers considered missing in action or prisoners of war at
SALUTE TO SOLDIERS
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the names of local soldiers considered missing in action or prisoners of war at a POW/MIA observance on Friday in at the Vietnam Veterans memorial in Ishpeming. The event, sponsored by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 380, included a flag... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Vets Rock benefit concert returns to Mohegan Sun on Veterans DayHeals will be set up and on display for visitors in the outdoor Winter Parking
Vets Rock benefit concert returns to Mohegan Sun on Veterans Day
Rolling Good Times / Posted 10 days ago
Heals will be set up and on display for visitors in the outdoor Winter Parking lot at Mohegan Sun. A mobile replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, The Wall That Heals bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who made the ultimate... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Flags to be flown at half-staff until noon on POW/MIA Recognition DayAffairs; the Selective Service System Headquarters; the World War II Memorial;
Flags to be flown at half-staff until noon on POW/MIA Recognition Day
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
Affairs; the Selective Service System Headquarters; the World War II Memorial; the Korean War Veterans Memorial; the Vietnam Veterans Memorial; United States post offices; national cemeteries; and other locations across our country. We raise... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Mobile tribute brings tears and tough memories to Colorado townto the public in Dacono Thursday afternoon. The American Veterans Traveling Tr
Mobile tribute brings tears and tough memories to Colorado town
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
to the public in Dacono Thursday afternoon. The American Veterans Traveling Tribute Vietnam Wall is an 80% replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. The names of all 58,307 troops either killed or missing in action are engraved... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Vets reflect as The Moving Wall memorial stops in TomahA moving Vietnam memorial wall is makes a stop in Tomah. The half-size replica
Vets reflect as The Moving Wall memorial stops in Tomah
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 days ago
A moving Vietnam memorial wall is makes a stop in Tomah. The half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. arrived at the Tomah VA Medical Center on Thursday. Veterans reflected on the names of the 58,306 Americans killed in... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
POW/MIA ceremony slated for Lejeune Memorial GardensChapter 5 NC will host the local ceremony in conjunction with National POW/MIA
POW/MIA ceremony slated for Lejeune Memorial Gardens
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Chapter 5 NC will host the local ceremony in conjunction with National POW/MIA Recognition Day 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Lejeune Memorial Gardens. Ray Schrump, who will speak at an event this week to honor all... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Honor Flight solely for female veterans a first for Columbusthis special trip to the nation's capital, she had kept it together pretty well
Honor Flight solely for female veterans a first for Columbus
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
this special trip to the nation's capital, she had kept it together pretty well. But there, standing before the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Saturday, her memories erased her peace like a wave swallows a rocky shore. She could no longer... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Honor Flight solely for female veterans a first for Columbusthis special trip to the nation’s capital, she had kept it together pretty well
Honor Flight solely for female veterans a first for Columbus
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
this special trip to the nation’s capital, she had kept it together pretty well. But there, standing before the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Saturday, her memories erased her peace like a wave swallows a rocky shore. She could no longer... Read more
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Breitbart
Veterans Find Happiness, Purpose, Success After Iraq and AfghanistanMarine General James T. Conway, Medal of Honor recipient Captain Florent Grober
Veterans Find Happiness, Purpose, Success After Iraq and Afghanistan
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
Marine General James T. Conway, Medal of Honor recipient Captain Florent Groberg, and Jan Scruggs, who conceived the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. Scruggs came aboard after he wrote an op-ed asking, “Who will step forward?” to... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Ceremony held to rededicate Fulton-Montgomery Community College's Vietnam MemorialAt the rededication of the Tri-County Area Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Fulton-
Ceremony held to rededicate Fulton-Montgomery Community College's Vietnam Memorial
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
At the rededication of the Tri-County Area Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Fulton-Montgomery Community College, seating was packed with families who lost these men and with others who were there simply to pay tribute. "As a result of Vietnam, so many... Read more
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The News & Observer
Book looks at the meaning of memorialsto contribute to the discussion of what memorials are and can be – and how they
Book looks at the meaning of memorials
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
to contribute to the discussion of what memorials are and can be – and how they’re evolving. For example, Maya Lin’s 1982 Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington differs mightily from Butzer Design Partnership’s 2000 Oklahoma City National... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Worthy Tribute: Fulton-Montgomery Community College features Vietnam Traveling Memorial WallCounty Executive Matthew Ossenfort said being at the memorial served as a remin
Worthy Tribute: Fulton-Montgomery Community College features Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall
The Leader-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
County Executive Matthew Ossenfort said being at the memorial served as a reminder to him of being at the Washington D.C. Vietnam Veterans Memorial. "I remember I was walking along and I was reading the names, I was by myself, it was quiet. I... Read more
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Washington City Paper
The Other 9/11 Memorialnames, almost wordless. It has none of the bombast of the World War II Memorial
The Other 9/11 Memorial
Washington City Paper / Posted 18 days ago
names, almost wordless. It has none of the bombast of the World War II Memorial and is much more of a piece with Maya Lin’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The design was plucked from more than 1,000 submissions in an open competition. Echoing how Lin... Read more
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York Daily Record
Black veterans to get honor in Yorkfirst black kicker. He is enshrined as a member of William Penn's all century t
Black veterans to get honor in York
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
first black kicker. He is enshrined as a member of William Penn's all century team. It took a while for Moye to visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. He went there two years ago, just to see his friend's name — Calvin Charles Rice... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Traveling Vietnam memorial arrives in JohnstownPabon, who worked in construction in New York City after Sept. 11, 2001. A red
Traveling Vietnam memorial arrives in Johnstown
The Leader-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Pabon, who worked in construction in New York City after Sept. 11, 2001. A rededication ceremony for the Tri-County Area Vietnam Veterans Memorial on campus will take place Saturday. The college said the event will begin at 1 p.m. and is... Read more
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The Maui News
Sharing Mana‘ocollect photographs of the 58,307 service members whose names appear on the wal
Sharing Mana‘o
The Maui News / Posted 19 days ago
collect photographs of the 58,307 service members whose names appear on the wall. After sharing Crossman's photo with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, she was asked to help with the project here at home. Six years later, after countless hours... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
58,307 names: Moving Wall leaves lasting impact on Vietnam veterans in Germantownemotions out of them, is pretty moving.” Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall The
58,307 names: Moving Wall leaves lasting impact on Vietnam veterans in Germantown
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
emotions out of them, is pretty moving.” Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall The Moving Wall is a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. From Thursday, September 1st through Monday, September 5th, the traveling monument called... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans Memorial's 20th year05, 2016 01:05 PM There is a special ceremony coming up this weekend to mark 2
Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans Memorial's 20th year
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 21 days ago
05, 2016 01:05 PM There is a special ceremony coming up this weekend to mark 20 years since the establishment of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Highland Park. Ken Moore and Chuck Macaluso from "Chapter 20" -- an organization dedicated to... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Tragedy at Chu Lai': Former Morning Call journalist David Venditta discovers how his cousin died in Vietnamthe book, his curiosity was piqued by a 1994 Morning Call story about a new com
'Tragedy at Chu Lai': Former Morning Call journalist David Venditta discovers how his cousin died in Vietnam
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
the book, his curiosity was piqued by a 1994 Morning Call story about a new computer database, owned by the Friends of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, on all Americans killed or missing in action in Vietnam. He decided to find out what the database... Read more
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Deseret News
Why you're seeing a new DeseretNews.comhe read were not at all about the new monument, but rather about the Lincoln Me
Why you're seeing a new DeseretNews.com
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
he read were not at all about the new monument, but rather about the Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial — monuments that Americans and visitors from other countries have come to cherish. As each new... Read more
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Rappler
FAST FACTS: Libingan ng mga Bayanias a tribute to the fallen members of the Philippine Expeditionary Forces to Ko
FAST FACTS: Libingan ng mga Bayani
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
as a tribute to the fallen members of the Philippine Expeditionary Forces to Korea (Peftok) during the Korean War. The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Pylon is dedicated to Filipinos who served during the Vietnam War as part of the Philippine... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Researchers Scour For Local Vietnam Vet Photographsof The Wall, the Vietnam era and the lessons learned." Murray said the prospec
Researchers Scour For Local Vietnam Vet Photographs
The Post-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
of The Wall, the Vietnam era and the lessons learned." Murray said the prospective completion date of the Education Center is 2020. For more information on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund and the Education Center project, visit www.v... Read more
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Daily Record
Ahh... the 8th grade trip; a Rockaway Valley grad remembersone among us will forget our tour of the nation’s capital. We saw the Mall, th
Ahh... the 8th grade trip; a Rockaway Valley grad remembers
Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
one among us will forget our tour of the nation’s capital. We saw the Mall, the Washington Monument, Ford’s Theatre, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial, the National Air and Space Museum, and, across the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Gemma Tipton: Designing memorable memorials is harder than it soundsthat focus on what the ideas and ideals meant, and how to take the best of them
Gemma Tipton: Designing memorable memorials is harder than it sounds
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
that focus on what the ideas and ideals meant, and how to take the best of them into the future. In 1982, Maya Lin’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC broke the mould for future memorials with its sunken reflected wall etched with... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin cleric pleads guilty to sex abusePost 2992 was surprised on live TV this week when they were presented with a $5
Elgin cleric pleads guilty to sex abuse
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Post 2992 was surprised on live TV this week when they were presented with a $5,000 check to help bring a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall to Des Plaines next year. Full story. It might be a case of too little, too late, but Jose... Read more
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Daily Herald
VFW surprised with $5,000 to bring traveling wall to Des Plaineson live TV this week when they received a $5,000 check from Rivers Casino that
VFW surprised with $5,000 to bring traveling wall to Des Plaines
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
on live TV this week when they received a $5,000 check from Rivers Casino that will go toward bringing a replica traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall to town next summer. Post Commander Mike Lake and Senior Vice Commander Keith Renner were... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decadesto commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be de
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decades
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
to commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be designed by Maya Lin, famed creator of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Cordero was 33 at the time he received the letter. "I immediately called my... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decadesto commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be de
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decades
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
to commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be designed by Maya Lin, famed creator of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Cordero was 33 at the time he received the letter. "I immediately called my... Read more

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