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Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall
August 21 - August 25
Come pay your respects to the all the Vietnam Veterans who served our nation and paid the ultimate sacrifice. The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall represents more than 58,000 soldiers who died during the Vietnam War. The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall will offer the community the opportunity to heal and rekindle friendships by visiting loved ones in their hometown who otherwise may not be able to make the trip to Washington, DC.
August 21st – Motorcycle escort of the arrival of the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall by the Protectors of New York, American Legion Riders and local law enforcement throughout Greene County. Escorted ride begins at 9 am at the D. H. Hamilton Steamer Co. #2, 117 Mansion Street, Coxsackie and ends at the Historic Catskill Point, 1 Main Street, Catskill. Help honor our heroes by proudly flying your American Flags along the escort route and take the time to salute those that paid the ultimate sacrifice.
August 22nd – Sunrise Posting of Colors with Opening Ceremony beginning at 11 am.
August 22nd-25th – Observance days. Venue is open 24 hours a day. Service Booths open from 8 am – 4 pm and the Name Locator Booth open 8 am to 9 pm.
August 25th – Sunset Closing Ceremony at 7:30 pm with Retreat with Taps.