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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

Vote for VVMF in the Pepsi Refresh Project

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, Reminder that you can vote MORE THAN ONCE for VVMF in the Pepsi Refresh Project. Don’t delay. The deadline is this Thursday, June 30, so please take a moment… Continue reading

Help Us Win $50K to Remember Fallen Heroes

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, You can easily help the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund win up to $50,000 in grant money with your online vote.The grant money ― if we receive enough votes from… Continue reading

Honor a Father’s Memory at Our Rose Remembrance Ceremony

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, For the sons and daughters who lost a father in Vietnam, the love and memory of their dad will live forever in their hearts. Each year on Father’s Day,… Continue reading

The Wall That Heals in Myrtle Beach, SC

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Our journey into Myrtle Beach began with the escort lead by the PGR with Ol Jammer (Bill Amerson), starting at the rest area just south of Fayetteville NC. We proceeded to Dillion SC… Continue reading

Site Summary for The Wall That Heals in Somerset, KY

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Our journey to Somerset  began with an escort starting in Batesville IN, where the Ride Captain from the IN Patriot Guard Riders, Tim Kieffer resides. Four bikes and a Batesville police officer led… Continue reading

ASST. NAVY SECRETARY JUAN M. GARCIA III WILL REMEMBER THE FALLEN AT THE WALL ON MEMORIAL DAY

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For Immediate Release May 24, 2011 Contact: Lisa Gough (202) 393-0090, ext. 109 Vietnam Veterans Memorial Ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. on May 30 Washington, D.C. – Juan M. Garcia III, Assistant… Continue reading

Who Will You Remember On Memorial Day?

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, Today I’m writing to you about two topics related to Memorial Day. #1 is a reminder to reserve your VIP seating if you plan to attend our Memorial Day… Continue reading

Five Names Are Added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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Five Names Are Added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Five names were added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial last week. They are Sgt. Henry L. Aderholt, U.S. Army ETR2 Richard Lewis Daniels, U.S.… Continue reading

Memorial Day Event

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JOIN US     Dear Supporter, Our annual Memorial Day event will be held on May 30th, in Washington, D.C., at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. If you act quickly, you’ll enjoy VIP seating when you… Continue reading