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A Service of Remembrance | Vietnam Memorial

Michigan Vietnam Monument at night
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Michigan Department of Military & Veterans Affairs
Michigan Vietnam Monument - Michigan Veterans' Memorial Park

Thu., Nov. 2 from 12pm to 1pm at the Michigan Vietnam Monument | You're invited to join your community in paying respects to those who served and perished in the Vietnam War. 

Dr. Sue Carter officiates the interfaith service, commencing with a wreath laying.

This event is open to the public.

Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Michigan Vietnam Monument - Michigan Veterans' Memorial Park
East of Hall of Justice, between Allegan & Ottawa Streets
Lansing, MI 48929
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The Michigan Vietnam Monument, located in Michigan Veterans’ Memorial Park, provides an opportunity to recognize, honor, and learn from both the Michigan residents who served, and from those who, by death, missing in action, or prisoner of war sacrificed their life in Vietnam. The names of Michigan's casualties are listed by county on lighted plaques made of brushed steel.

The Vietnam War - In Your Community
This community event is presented by WKAR in conjunction with the landmark documentary series, The Vietnam War, directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.

The 10-part documentary film series repeats for weekly viewing Tuesdays at 9pm Oct. 3 through Nov. 28 on WKAR. Episodes are also available on video.wkar.org and streaming devices.

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