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Posted on: August 8, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall and 9/11 Remembered Traveling Memorial Coming to Westmoreland County

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall and 9/11 Remembered Traveling Memorial Coming to Westmoreland County

Both walls will be set up at Smithton Ball Fields, at 690 Peer St., Smithton. Opening ceremonies begin on Thursday, Aug 11, at 10am. The walls will then be available to view, dawn to dusk, through Sunday, Aug 14, at 2 pm, when closing ceremonies begin.

More About the Vietnam Wall

The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall is a 3/5 scale of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. It stands 6 feet tall at the center and covers almost 300 feet from end to end. This traveling memorial stands as a reminder of the great sacrifices made during the Vietnam War.

More About the 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Remembered Traveling Memorial is four large, specialized trucks, totaling 75 feet in length. This memorial is dedicated to traveling across the country to share the history and artifacts pertaining to the events of Sept. 11, 2001.

Volunteers are needed to act as security for the Wall

If you are interested, please contact Rep. Eric Davanzo's District Office at 724-929-2655.  Security will work in four-hour shifts.  Day and Night shifts are available.

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