A 240-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be displayed June 12-14 at Lakeview Memorial Park, 3600 U.S. 29 North. Admission is free.
Ceremonies commemorating those who gave their lives and those who served will be as follows:Friday, June 12: 7:30 p.m. Keynote address by Jan C. Scruggs, president of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. Also included will be a POW/MIA roll call and a candlelight remembrance service.
Saturday, June 13: 3 p.m. Keynote address by Master Sgt. Roy Benavidez, the last recipient of the Medal of Honor. Also included will be a POW/MIA remembrance ceremony.
Sunday, June 14: 3 p.m. U.S. Army parachute team, the Golden Knights, will perform. There will also be a roll call of Triad residents who gave their lives in Vietnam.
For more information, call Barbara Tyndall at 375-4080 or Jim Minnish at 294-3571.