165 VVN – Huntsville Vets Cite 50th Anniversary of Vietnam War

Vietnam Veterans in Huntsville

Vets gather to commemorate 50th anniversary of Vietnam War in Huntsville, Alabama.

Veterans in the Tennessee Valley of North Alabama are doing their part to honor Vietnam Veterans as part of the Presidential created 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War headed up by retired Lt General Mick Kicklighter.

In this episode a story from the Redstone Rocket written by staff writer Amy Tolson is shared. It tells about the event headed up by retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Frank Libutti and local veterans organizations.

The event will be held on November 3, 2014 and more details can be found at the website below. There will be speeches, Vietnam era memorabilia, including a Huey helicopter, re-enactors in Vietnam era uniforms, music from that time period, as well as video and photos. Exhibits will be open from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Breakfast will be served at 10, lunch at 12:30.

If you are anywhere in North Alabama, Georgia or Mississippi or central Tennessee you are invited to attend to learn more about the Vietnam War and it’s veterans.

More Information

For questions about the event, email vietnamevent@irtc-hq.com.

You can contact the article writer, Amy Tolson at amy.tolson@theredstonerocket.com


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