March, April 2006***
Have you been wondering what’s happening with the Wyandot County Vietnam Memorial that seemed to be in the news a lot, last year? After all the flyers, news articles, radio and television spots, after all the motorcycles left and everything was packed up and moved on, things slowed down a bit! Now you’re thinking “So how are we going to top what happened last year”
The County’s Vietnam War Memorial is scheduled to be dedicated later this spring. The stone has been cut and is now being etched with all the names provided to the Wyandot County Veteran’s Service Office. The Vietnam Traveling Wall committee is making every effort to make the monument appear as it was in all previously printed media plenty of work remains to be completed.
monument will be placed at
you or your organization has not had to opportunity to be a part of this
memorial to the men and women that served in and during The Vietnam
Conflict, and still would like to donate, please do so as there is still a
need for funding to make this monument complete in every detail to show the
Donations meeting sponsorship criteria and delivered to The Vietnam
Traveling Wall Inc,
May 13, 2006 is the date to mark on your calendar. The event will start out with a Reunion Ride and while it is not planned to be nearly as big as last year’s escort ride, all motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to attend the ride. A Fun Run will begin at Thiel’s Wheels, with the first group out about 9:00 A.M. The planned route will be available within the next few weeks.
Memorial Dedication will begin at