GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) – This weekend you may take a glimpse of historical past with the Vietnam Touring Memorial Wall in Glasgow.
The wall is a duplicate of the one in Washington D.C. honoring the lives misplaced in the course of the Vietnam Struggle.
Among the veterans who assist with the touring wall spoke in regards to the affect it has had on their lives particularly within the therapeutic course of.
“These guys right here, they’re the heroes, not right here. We got here residence. These guys didn’t. This wall means greater than I can’t even say what it means, that’s brothers that got up so we might come residence.” — Bruce Wilcoxson, Vietnam Veteran
James Wylie a Vietnam Veteran says “the people who sacrificed their lives that’s the rationale y’all obtained freedom in the present day to do a few of the stuff you’re doing, we would not approve as a result of while you don’t stand for the flag, you’re dishonoring them.”
The Vietnam Travelling Memorial Wall will probably be at Beaver Path Park from October 15th through October 19th.
They’re on the lookout for neighborhood volunteers to have a presence on the wall for 24 hours whereas it’s in the neighborhood.
There are two-hour time slots accessible from 9 am to 9 pm on Oct 15, Oct 16, Oct 17, and Oct 18th.
In the event you’d wish to volunteer contact Cherie Vaughan at 270-590-1410 or electronic mail her at email@example.com and let her know what 2-hour shift you prefer to.
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