Tag Archive: The Wall

The Walll That Heals Site Summary for Swannanoa, NC

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SITE  SUMMARY SITE:  Swannanoa, NC DATES: September 22-25, 2011 Our escort began with Ob Jammer (Bill Emerson) meeting us at the West Park Inn in Kinston NC. Since last year’s slight mistakes, Ob… Continue reading

Your November News from VVMF

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NEWSLETTER, OCTOBER 2011 Message from the President We will forever honor the 58,272 heroes who gave everything in Vietnam, those whose names are on The Wall.  There were close to a million additional… Continue reading

Please join us this Veterans Day

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JOIN US    Dear Supporter, Where are you planning to spend this Veterans Day? I hope it will be at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., as my special guest. I am extending… Continue reading

Your October News from VVMF

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NEWSLETTER, OCTOBER 2011 The President’s Letter The dream we all share is to build the place on the National Mall where our military heroes’ stories and sacrifices will never be forgotten. All visitors… Continue reading

Soledad, CA Site Summary

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SITE SUMMARY  SITE: Soledad, CA                                 DATES: June 22-26, 2011  ATTEND: 3,100             ESCORT:  0           PHOTO’S: 5 As you walk around outside, inside your home, or just get in your automobile to drive to work… Continue reading

Keeping the Promise – POW/MIA

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JOIN US    Dear Supporter,   Major Thomas Reitmann is honored on Panel 3E, Row 119. (Photo courtesy of Kim Lorigan and the St. Petersburg Times) Today, in honor of National POW/MIA Recognition Day,… Continue reading

10 Years Later and No One Has Forgotten

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JOIN US    Dear Supporter, All of us here at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) are taking a moment on 9/11 to reflect on that tragic day in 2001. In fact, Americans everywhere… Continue reading

Their Unthinkable Sacrifices Deserve Our Matching Gratitude

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Dear Supporter, As a supporter of the Vietnam Veteran Memorial Fund (VVMF), many of you may know all too well of the cold reception many Vietnam veterans endured upon their return home from… Continue reading

SITE SUMMARY: York, PA

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Our journey into York PA began at Battlefield Harley-Davidson in Gettysburg PA. Unfortunately, we were late in arriving due to having the bunk A/C fixed in Des Moines IA. We got the truck… Continue reading

We Remember – The USS Forrestal

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, On July 29, 1967 a devastating fire occurred aboard the USS Forrestal claiming the lives of 134 Sailors and Marines, and injuring 161 others. At 10:50am, during preparations for… Continue reading