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Vietnam Veterans Memorial Will Be in Great Falls July 24-27

GREAT FALLS – “The Wall That Heals” is coming to Great Falls.The Montana Veterans Memorial Association is hosting the four-day exhibit at Elks Riverside Park.

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A Must-Read Guide: The Vietnam Women’s Memorial

The Vietnam Women’s Memorial in Washington, DC is a tribute to the US women who served in the Vietnam War, as well as paying homage to the families who lost love ones during the conflict. 381 more words

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A Place to Mourn: Why the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is Crucial to American Healing

“All memorials offer solace to those who visit, but the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is particularly suited to this cause because of certain aspects of its design.

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Inaugurated in 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of the Vietnam War tribute to soldiers who fought for the United States. Two impressive black granite walls inscribed with the names of more than 58,000 American men and women who fell during the war. 9 more words

Hundreds Attend Father's Day Ceremony at Vietnam Memorial

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Hundreds of people spent Father’s Day paying tribute to American soldiers at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington.

The annual ceremony was held Sunday morning in honor of fathers who died as a result of the Vietnam War. 174 more words

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D-Day Seventy Years Later

Last week I was fortunate to be in Washington, D.C. on the 70th anniversary of D-Day: June 6, 1944. On that momentous day, troops from several nations made their brave surprise landing on the beaches of Normandy. 250 more words

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Monuments and Memorials of Washington D.C.

I have been living here now in the DMV (Washington D.C./Maryland/Virginia) area for the past two years and I no longer feel like a visitor.  So it was with great honor that I was able to share my love of this city with my sister who visited most recently.   386 more words