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Posted on: June 27, 2018

POW/MIA Remembrance Walk


Join us for the annual POW/MIA Remembrance Walk on Thursday, September 6 at 6:30 PM. Gather at the VFW Post 1350 (2483 7th Avenue) prior to 6:30 PM. Walkers will then proceed east along 7th Avenue, north along Margaret Street to Veterans Park (2480 Margaret Street).The walk will be followed up by the
Rock on Truck (Tomb of The Unknown Soldier). As we reach our destination, a program will follow with a guest speaker as well as honoring pavers that were installed in 2018. We will also give honor to three servicemen that will be added to the memorial wall, Veterans and casualties of the Vietnam War. The 'Huey' first used in Vietnam, will also be on display.

2018 recognizes the 100th anniversary of the First World War, 1918, and the 50th Anniversary of the height of the Vietnam War, 1968. Both dates recognize the supreme sacrifice of American veterans who served and sacrificed to protect and defend American freedoms and ideals.HueyVets ParkFor All Who ServeIn honor and memory:

Specialist 4 William Roy La Plante III, United States Army
B Co. 2nd Battalion 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division
Killed in Action 20 June 1968 in Quang Tri Province, RVN
1966 graduate of North St. Paul High School

Lance Corporal Patrick R. Hendrickson, United States Marine Corps
Service Co. 7th Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division
Died of Combat Wounds 22 November 1968 in Quang Nam Prov. RVN
Attended North St. Paul Junior and Senior High School 1959-64

Warrant Officer 1 Steven R. Burch, United States Army, “Huey” pilot
174th AHC, 14th AVN Bn, 16th AVN Group, Americal Division
Died of Combat Wounds 3 March 1971 Quang Tri Prov. RVN/Laos
Attended North St. Paul Junior and Senior High School 1963-69

 The service also includes the following:

• Full honor guard from local VFW & American Legion Post 39
• Laying of the Wreath

For more information contact Angela Strong - Journey of Misfits Dog Training at 651-230-7774. 

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