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Henderson to Honor Vietnam Veterans With Memorial Plaque Display

Unveiling Set for Wednesday
May 13, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT DEBRA HASKELL, (702) 267-4035

WHAT:           Honoring Vietnam Veterans

WHEN:           Wednesday, May 15, 8:00 a.m.

WHERE:         Henderson Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd.

This Wednesday, the City of Henderson will unveil a display of memorial plaques honoring Southern Nevada Vietnam Veterans.

City of Henderson staff has been working with Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1076 to install plaques honoring local veterans. There are seven plaques, each with 48 names. Vietnam veterans who met the following criteria are included on the plaques:
•        Served in Vietnam
•        Resided in Southern Nevada; many in Henderson
•        Were indigent
•        Had recently passed

City Councilwoman Gerri Schroder will present the plaques.

Breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m.

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