Vietnam Memorial

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Wayne Post
Historically speaking: Palmyra honors veterans in various waysshare. In front of the Village Hall is the stone monument honoring soldiers of
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
share. In front of the Village Hall is the stone monument honoring soldiers of all wars, and by the Palmyra Marina stands a Vietnam memorial to those who fought from all branches of the armed forces. In the spring until fall, the flags of each... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon band performs at DC memorialsfirst played patriotic renditions Friday in between the Korean War Memorial wit
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
first played patriotic renditions Friday in between the Korean War Memorial with its statues of foot soldiers and the Vietnam Memorial Wall in front of the Reflections Pond with a backdrop of the Lincoln Memorial while facing the Washington... Read more
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Boonville Daily News
Veterans Day celebration brings hope to lightout they were on the same flight and each had their respective parts of the dol
Boonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
out they were on the same flight and each had their respective parts of the dollar bill. They both came together and at the Vietnam Memorial Wall to honor their fallen friend. It is these stories that Paulsell remembers most including ones where... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017: Honor the fallen, dangerous people among us, end of era for Maine women’s basketballSchool Administrative District 1 board, I contacted the National Park Service a
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
School Administrative District 1 board, I contacted the National Park Service and got permission to erect a plaque at the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. Gehrig Johnson had the graphic arts students make this plaque honoring the boys lost... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Warrick Co. War Memorial completeon the old courthouse lawn in Boonville. The memorial has five monuments made
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
on the old courthouse lawn in Boonville. The memorial has five monuments made of the same black granite as the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. On the monuments are more than 150 names of Warrick County veterans. There are also five... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Warrick Co. War Memorial completeon the old courthouse lawn in Boonville. The memorial has five monuments made
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 9 days ago
on the old courthouse lawn in Boonville. The memorial has five monuments made of the same black granite as the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. On the monuments are more than 150 names of Warrick County veterans. There are also five... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
In Quincy, brothers and brothers-in-arms make sure ultimate sacrifice is rememberedlater. His case was all but unknown until his younger brother Bob led a success
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
later. His case was all but unknown until his younger brother Bob led a successful campaign to have his name added to the Vietnam Memorial in Washington in 2004. A group of local Vietnam veterans took note and had his name added to the Marina Bay... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy's lasting tribute to 48 who fell in Vietnammeaning to Alan Brudno’s life began the day he was shot down. When Bob Brudno s
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
meaning to Alan Brudno’s life began the day he was shot down. When Bob Brudno succeeded in having Alan’s name added to the Vietnam memorial in Washington, the case drew national attention. Until then, Bob Brudno’s efforts had been thwarted by some... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Local Sports: Fire FC soccer holds campaign kickoffMonument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Vet
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 11 days ago
Monument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Veterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memorial. Many gathered to remember those who served, but one woman traveled farther t... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Vista Ridge ends Fruita Monument's seasonMonument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Vet
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 11 days ago
Monument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Veterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memorial. Many gathered to remember those who served, but one woman traveled farther t... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
CMU Mens Basketball: Dallas Baptist takes finale from CMUMonument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Vet
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 11 days ago
Monument Wildcats on Saturday afternoon in the Class 4A Football playoffs. Veterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memorial. Many gathered to remember those who served, but one woman traveled farther t... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Woman Honoring Veteran In All 50 StatesVeterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memor
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 11 days ago
Veterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memorial. Many gathered to remember those who served, but one woman traveled farther than most. Over a thousand people filled the Mav Pavillion Friday and Saturday to browse... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Thousands Attend 2017 Ski SwapVeterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memor
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 11 days ago
Veterans Day celebrations kicked off on Saturday in Fruita at the Vietnam Memorial. Many gathered to remember those who served, but one woman traveled farther than most. Over a thousand people filled the Mav Pavillion Friday and Saturday to browse... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Vice President Pence Speaks At Arlington On 64th Observance Of Veterans Daysecond lady Karen Pence soaked rags in buckets of soapy water and helped hand-w
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
second lady Karen Pence soaked rags in buckets of soapy water and helped hand-wash the dark, reflective surface of the Vietnam Memorial. He said the cleaning was a "moving start to Veterans Day." Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Vice President Pence Speaks At Arlington On 64th Observance Of Veterans Daysecond lady Karen Pence soaked rags in buckets of soapy water and helped hand-w
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
second lady Karen Pence soaked rags in buckets of soapy water and helped hand-wash the dark, reflective surface of the Vietnam Memorial. He said the cleaning was a "moving start to Veterans Day." Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit... Read more
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The Hindu
Haunted by the memories of a lost wartrying to rebuild the lost war as a period of patriotic sacrifices. A total to
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
trying to rebuild the lost war as a period of patriotic sacrifices. A total to 58,200 names are engraved in marble on the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. But there is little that is talked about the reasons or the calculations for sending... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mike Pence cleans Vietnam War Memorial in Veterans Day appearancecommends bravery and selflessness of troops as millions across the country mark
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
commends bravery and selflessness of troops as millions across the country mark Veterans Day Mike Pence helped clean the Vietnam Memorial in DC on Saturday, Veterans Day He cleaned most of his section, but got a little help from a taller... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Veterans Day parade roster announcedand 21st Street. The procession will travel east on Western and then Broadway A
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 12 days ago
and 21st Street. The procession will travel east on Western and then Broadway Avenue to Peterson Park. The parade will conclude at Sixth Street at the Vietnam memorial at the southwest corner of the park, where the ceremony will be held at... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Marine pride runs deep in Gaynor familyof the Year for his years of volunteer service, mostly in service of veterans.
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
of the Year for his years of volunteer service, mostly in service of veterans. He spearheaded the effort to bring the Vietnam Memorial Wall, a scale replica of the actual memorial, to Sterling in 1996. When honored at the Chamber banquet,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Honoring the Alle-Kiski Valley’s veterans started Friday, continues Saturdaywill participate with their motor brigade. At 12:30 p.m. a memorial service wil
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
will participate with their motor brigade. At 12:30 p.m. a memorial service will be conducted at helicopter pad and Vietnam memorial at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wildlife Lodge Road. The Joint Veterans Committee of New Kensington and... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'You go to war, you fight. That's what we did' veteran says after 3 decades of serviceI won't do again, I went on vacation up in New Jersey one time and I stopped by
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
I won't do again, I went on vacation up in New Jersey one time and I stopped by Washington D.C. and went by and visited the Vietnam Memorial. That brought back some bad memories man, I won't do that anymore,” he said. But for Dixon, there are no... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Man Searching For Pictures Of Oklahoma Veterans On Vietnam Memorial WallA Tulsa man is collecting pictures of each Oklahoma veteran whose name is on th
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 12 days ago
A Tulsa man is collecting pictures of each Oklahoma veteran whose name is on the wall of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. It's part of a national effort to match a picture with each of the thousands of names. For the past year, Marc Lewis... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
A Vietnam veteran rememberswas an overpowering feeling of camaraderie and brotherhood,” he said, which he
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
was an overpowering feeling of camaraderie and brotherhood,” he said, which he experiences again when he goes to the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.. “We’ll never forget.” Shelter Island will celebrate Veterans Day this Saturday,... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Holmen students organize Veterans Day assemblyRepublic" as well as "United States Armed Forces Medley." Holmen sophomore, Jor
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 12 days ago
Republic" as well as "United States Armed Forces Medley." Holmen sophomore, Jordan Briskey, shared his efforts to build a Vietnam Memorial in La Crosse with those in attendance. Elizabeth Hawkins, member of the Assembly Committee, said she is... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Vietnam vets thank ‘Bulge’ survivordays later, Chesko accompanied the troop to the nation’s capital where they pla
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
days later, Chesko accompanied the troop to the nation’s capital where they placed a wreath and Cavalry yellow roses at the Vietnam Memorial Wall for 117 troopers. After lunch, the group visited the World War II Memorial. Led by Boy Scouts, they... Read more
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The News & Observer
At the State Capitol, bells toll for peaceto Plowshares Memorial Belltower, which will be on view at the State Capitol th
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
to Plowshares Memorial Belltower, which will be on view at the State Capitol through Nov. 11 and be re-erected near the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., next Memorial Day. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
NORTHERN HILLS BRIEFSdedication hosted by middle school students to help raise funds. A donation acc
Rapid City Journal / Posted 14 days ago
dedication hosted by middle school students to help raise funds. A donation account has been set up under the name Post 3312 Vietnam Memorial Fund at Wells Fargo Bank, or donations can be sent to VFW Post 3312, P.O. Box 276, Belle Fourche, SD 5... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: Waycross, Ware County’s war dead to be memorialized in stoneknow where they’re hiding,’ ” Judy Barnes said. Sgt. Mincks’ name is on at lea
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
know where they’re hiding,’ ” Judy Barnes said. Sgt. Mincks’ name is on at least a couple of monuments, the black granite Vietnam Memorial “wall” in Washington, D.C., and on a monument in Muncie, Ind., his hometown. Judy Barnes parents separated... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Veterans Day parade planned Saturday in Mattoonalong Western Avenue, west of 21st Street. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. The
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 14 days ago
along Western Avenue, west of 21st Street. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. The procession will travel east on Western and then Broadway Avenue to Peterson Park. The parade will conclude at the Vietnam memorial at the southwest corner of th... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: Waycross, Ware County’s war dead to be memorialized in stoneknow where they’re hiding,’ ” Judy Barnes said. Sgt. Mincks’ name is on at lea
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
know where they’re hiding,’ ” Judy Barnes said. Sgt. Mincks’ name is on at least a couple of monuments, the black granite Vietnam Memorial “Wall” in Washington, D.C., and on a monument in Muncie, Ind., his hometown. Judy Barnes parents separated... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Towson Elks extend a helping hand to local veteransFreedom that stands between the Historic Courthouse and County Courts building
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Freedom that stands between the Historic Courthouse and County Courts building in Towson. That memorial is next to the Vietnam Memorial along Pennsylvania Avenue. Lancaster described the Elks as a “community of volunteers,” and said he learned... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
50th Honor Flight veterans welcomed home from DC tripand honor their service. Veterans took tours of the World War II Memorial, Lin
KOMU Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
and honor their service. Veterans took tours of the World War II Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, Marine Corps Memorial, Air Force Memorial, Women in Military Service Memorial and Arlington National... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Veteran's Day events in Southwest FloridaCOUNTY Annual Veterans Parade 10 a.m. The parade starts at Charlotte High Sc
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
COUNTY Annual Veterans Parade 10 a.m. The parade starts at Charlotte High School and travels Taylor Road to the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Laishley Park. There will be a special exhibition in the Wells Fargo parking lot at Olympia and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Veteran's Day events in Southwest FloridaCOUNTY Annual Veterans Parade 10 a.m. The parade starts at Charlotte High Sc
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
COUNTY Annual Veterans Parade 10 a.m. The parade starts at Charlotte High School and travels Taylor Road to the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Laishley Park. There will be a special exhibition in the Wells Fargo parking lot at Olympia and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Veterans Day events scheduled throughout the weekwill participate with their motor brigade. At 12:30 p.m. a memorial service wil
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
will participate with their motor brigade. At 12:30 p.m. a memorial service will be conducted at helicopter pad and Vietnam memorial at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wildlife Lodge Road. New Kensington and Arnold: Events sponsored by the... Read more
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The Columbian
Veterans give living history lesson on life at the front, aftermathveteran Bob Ferguson. Pruett now volunteers at the Veterans Museum on Vancouve
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
veteran Bob Ferguson. Pruett now volunteers at the Veterans Museum on Vancouver’s Veterans Affairs campus, near the local Vietnam Memorial and the “Lady Bell” helicopter. Ferguson’s memories of the conflict were rekindled recently while watching... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
A peacetime veteran remembers the war, and a memorial to the fallenended." In 1954, the day was renamed Veterans Day to account for veterans of a
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
ended." In 1954, the day was renamed Veterans Day to account for veterans of all wars. Every Veterans Day, I visit the Vietnam Memorial at the Armory on Manor Road. I go alone, with my memories. I feel both proud and sad. I was proud to be... Read more
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The News-Times
New Milford mayoral candidates debate roads, financesparks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got e
The News-Times / Posted 19 days ago
parks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got expansion of the senior center, we’ve got a Vietnam memorial on the green ... the river trail and the incredible things we’ve done along the river,” he said. Answering... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Milford mayoral candidates debate roads, financesparks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got e
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
parks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got expansion of the senior center, we’ve got a Vietnam memorial on the green ... the river trail and the incredible things we’ve done along the river,” he said. Answering... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford mayoral candidates debate roads, financesparks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got e
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 19 days ago
parks and recreation. You see, we’ve got a community center now ... we’ve got expansion of the senior center, we’ve got a Vietnam memorial on the green ... the river trail and the incredible things we’ve done along the river,” he said. Answering... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon High band playing at DC eventsto play in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day — Nov. 11 — at the Marine Corps Me
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
to play in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day — Nov. 11 — at the Marine Corps Memorial, the World War II Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, and the Korean Memorial. Led by drum major Haley Meece and band instructor Geoffrey Felver, the band... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
His First National Anthemof the 500,000 Americans who fought for this little boy. I learned of the 58,00
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
of the 500,000 Americans who fought for this little boy. I learned of the 58,000 names inscribed on the black wall at the Vietnam Memorial. You are my heroes. You are my founders. At this time, I would like to ask all the Vietnam veterans to... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Two men seriously injured in Chula Vista shootingaccording to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremo
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
according to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Jackie Robinson YMCA holds grand re-opening for publicaccording to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremo
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
according to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Two children die from injuries suffered in Rancho Bernardo apartment fireaccording to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremo
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
according to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor... Read more
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ajc.com
At Issue: Should metro Atlanta want Amazon HQ2?the Civil War was as fresh as the earthworks still lining the city square.” Tha
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
the Civil War was as fresh as the earthworks still lining the city square.” That would be as if we were erecting a Vietnam Memorial today. I don’t think you could honestly say the Vietnam War is very fresh today. Secondly what was really... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Viral meningitis cases reported at San Diego State Universityaccording to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremo
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
according to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Second threat made toward students, staff at Meadowbrook Middle Schoolaccording to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremo
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
according to County Health and Human Services officials. Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Mexican businessman who gave $600K in illegal contributions to San Diego mayoral campaigns sentenced to federal prisonGroundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to h
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth'Groundbreaking ceremony takes place at Camp Pendleton for Vietnam memorial to honor 'Fighting Fifth' Vietnam memorial rendering A groundbreaking... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Scale model of Vietnam Memorial Wall coming to SaugertiesCalled The Wall That Heals, the traveling exhibit is a 300-foot three-fifths si
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 27 days ago
Called The Wall That Heals, the traveling exhibit is a 300-foot three-fifths sized replica of the famous granite Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, DC. Officials announced the exhibit engagement on Thursday, scheduled to appear the... Read more
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