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Vietnam Wall replica coming to Goldendale

 


The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, along with a mobile Education Center , is coming to Goldendale between Aug. 31 and Sept. 3 at the Klickitat County Fair Grounds and will be open 24 hours a day and free to the public.

The Wall That Heals honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed forces in the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam.

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is one of the most visited memorials in the nation’s capital, with more than 5.6 million visitors each year . However, many Americans have not been able to visit what has become kn...



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