Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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Memorial that honors members of the U.S. armed forces who fought, died in service or were listed MIA during the Vietnam War.
Tourists who have family members or friends that fought in the war like to find the name and take a piece of paper and scratch the name or names on the paper with a pencil as a memory.
Designed by architect Maya Lin, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial honors service members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War.
One of the most moving war memorials, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial – or "the Wall," as it's commonly referred to – is a long black granite wall with the names of more than 58,000 Americans who perished during the Vietnam War emblazoned on its surface.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is a 2-acre (8,093.71 m²) U.S. national memorial in Washington, D.C. It honors service members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/South East Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for…
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