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The Moving Wall Vietnam Veterans Memorial

From August 31 to September 4, 2000, the Village of South Range hosted the Moving Wall Vietnam Memorial, a travelling half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The events from that visit were as follows:

  • Opening Ceremony: 6:00 pm, Thursday, August 31.
  • Candlelight Vigil: 8:30 pm, Friday, September 1.
  • Vietnam Honors Ceremony: 3:00 pm, Saturday, September 2.
  • The Rangers post had the annual standdown, with massing of colors starting at 3:00 pm (Sept. 2), followed by a wreath laying ceremony. A beef feed was held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Sept. 2.
  • Salute to Korean Veterans: 1:00 pm, Sunday, September 3.
  • Veterans gathered at the wall to honor Korean veterans. There was music on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday by various bands.

Image Gallery

Moving Wall - West
Moving Wall - West
Moving Wall - East
Moving Wall - East
Moving Wall - Flags
Moving Wall - Flags
Moving Wall - Names
Moving Wall - Names
Calumet ROTC - National Guard Battalion
Calumet ROTC
National Guard Battalion
Tanks - Calumet Armory
Tanks
Calumet Armory


We welcome contributions to this page.
If you experienced the Moving Wall at South Range
and would like to contribute an electronic image, a comment, or a story,
please email the webmaster or contact the Village of South Range.

Monetary donations may be made to the Rangers:
VFW Post 6165
P.O. Box 282
South Range, MI 49963
Checks to Post 6165 - Moving Wall Fund

Please visit the Moving Wall Home Page for additional
images, schedules, articles, and related web sites.

It is also highly recommended that you visit The Virtual Wall Memorial site.

 
 

For assistance with this Web site, please contact:   webmaster@southrange.com