Rolling for America’s Warriors

An adventure ride of nearly 7,000 miles is more than just journey to Rod Runyon, Northeast Oregon District captain of the Patriot Guard Riders. It pays tribute to the nation’s fallen veterans, prisoners of war and those missing in action.

Runyon set out on his first leg of the trip Thursday morning with Army vet Jim Smith, a former Oregon State Police trooper who resides in The Dalles, and Bob Canavan from Dallesport, a Navy veteran who rides not only for…

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[VIDEO] The Items we Leave Behind at the Vietnam Wall

Each day people leave behind mementos and keepsakes at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC. These items get collected and kept in a vault, here is an emotional and inside look into what family and friends leave behind at the Vietnam Wall

The video is courtesy of NBC (hence the ad in the beginning)

Vietnam Vets Motorcades will Affect Memorial Day Weekend Traffic

Motorcades for groups of Vietnam War veterans will result in rolling highway closures and potential traffic tie-ups Memorial Day weekend.

The Arlington County Police Department announced Monday that there will be temporary closures on I-66 eastbound on Saturday, May 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The closures are in place to allow Vietnam War veterans to travel to…

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Vietnam veterans to build memorial at Camp Pendleton

A group of Vietnam veterans are working on building a memorial at Camp Pendleton for 5th Marines who served in Vietnam.

The proposed Vietnam War Memorial Monument honors the 2,706 Marines, sailors, corpsmen and a chaplain killed in the Vietnam War serving with the 5th Marine Regiment. Their names will be etched in stone on six panels surrounding…

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Fallen Never Forgotten – Memorial Day in DC

Fallen Never Forgotten will be showing our appreciation to all of those fine men and women who lost their lives defending our freedoms. We will also be presenting our new book, Fallen Never Forgotten: Vietnam Memorials in the USA.

Find us at the National Mall, we will have a tent set-up. Stop in and say hello!

Check out our event calendar for more great events which we will be attending…

New monument dedicated at New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial

HOLMDEL- A new monument honoring both American and South Vietnamese service members who battled alongside one another in the Vietnam War made its debut at the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial on April 30, 2016.

“The veterans of the Republic of South Vietnam not only fought for freedom, but lost many friends and loved ones in the war,” said Bill Linderman, executive director of the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Foundation, after the ceremony.

“They then had to escape from their enemies and bring their families to America. We’re proud of their achievements and the opportunity to pay tribute by dedicating this monument.”

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