Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemoration Event

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Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemoration Event

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, Camden County is hosting a commemorative event to thank and honor all veterans of the Vietnam War and their families for their service and sacrifice. The event will include the American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall, concert and family fun activities, remembrance vigil, educational activities, a pinning ceremony and more.

Join Camden County in welcoming home our Vietnam Veterans during a 4-Day commemoration event in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War.

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September 5 – 8
Visit the American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall

Thursday 9/5 – Kick off & Pinning/Medal Ceremony
Gates open 6:00PM, Ceremony begins at 6:30 PM.
Join Camden County in welcoming home our Vietnam Veterans with a pinning and medal ceremony. If you are a Vietnam era veteran, service member, spouse, gold star family member or family member, please click here to register.

Friday 9/6 – Candlelight Remembrance Vigil
Veterans, their families, and other members of the community will come together for a candlelight remembrance vigil at the Traveling Tribute Wall in Cooper River Park to honor those Vietnam veterans who never returned home.

Saturday 9/7 – Veterans Resource Fair, Family Fun, Educational Activities and Concert featuring Tri County Symphonic and Gary Puckett and the Union Gap
Enjoy a day of family fun with a veterans resource fair, rides, educational activities, and a concert featuring the Tri-County Symphonic Band and Gary Puckett and the Union Gap.

Sunday 9/8 – 9/11 Heroes Run and Closing Ceremony
To learn more and register for the 9/11 Heroes Run visit:
https://www.travismanion.org/community-engagement/911-heroes-run/2019-pennsauken-nj/

Interested in being an exhibitor or volunteering at the event? Visit: http://bit.ly/CCVietnamExhibitor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Cooper River Park
    5300 North Park Drive, Pennsauken, NJ, 08109, United States
  • Thursday, Sep 5th, 2019 - Sunday, Sep 8th, 2019
  • Add to Calendar 2019-09-05 2019-09-08 America/New_York Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemoration Event

    In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, Camden County is hosting a commemorative event to thank and honor all veterans of the Vietnam War and their families for their service and sacrifice. The event will include the American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall, concert and family fun activities, remembrance vigil, educational activities, a pinning ceremony and more. Join Camden County in welcoming home our Vietnam Veterans during a 4-Day commemoration event in honor of the 50th Anniversary of…

    5300 North Park Drive, Pennsauken, NJ, 08109, United States public
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