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Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 3/19/2013

Jacksonville Museum of Military History
100 Veterans Circle
Jacksonville, AR 72076


Event Description:

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
April 6th 2013

Hosted by the
City of Jacksonville,
Jacksonville Museum of Military History,
and in partnership with
Little Rock Air Force Base

In 1973 the Paris Peace Accord was signed ending the Vietnam War.  The Vietnam War was controversial and sadly our Vietnam Veterans never got the “Welcome Home” they deserved.  Join us in Jacksonville, Arkansas on April 6th 2013 for a day of activities to honor, celebrate and…

“Welcome Home our Vietnam Veterans.”

Schedule of Events
9:00am - 6:00pm        Museum open at no charge to the public
8ft x 12ft vinyl map of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia for veterans to sign
Vietnam exhibits and displays
Live music
Veterans Service Organization invited to have a booth (no charge).  

2:00 – 3:00pm            Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day Parade                      

3:00-4:00pm               Honor & Remembrance Ceremony
POW/ MIA Table Ceremony performed by LRAFB Honor Guard

4:00 – 6:00pm    Dinner on the Grounds
$10.00 a ticket (pay at the door)
RSVP Required by March 29th, 2013

Funded in part by the Jacksonville A&P Commission

For more information contact the Jacksonville Museum of Military History
at (501) 241-1943 or www.jaxmilmuseum.org
100 Veterans Circle
Jacksonville AR 72076


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